American Diabetes Association (ADA): Greater New York Office


About us

Our mission is to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes.

We lead the fight against the deadly consequences of diabetes and fight for those affected - by diabetes.

     - We fund research to prevent, cure and manage diabetes.

     - We deliver services to hundreds of communities.

     - We provide objective and credible information.

     - We give voice to those denied their rights because of diabetes.

To learn more, visit www.diabetes.org/newyork

 

Diabetes in New York

An estimated 800,000 adult New Yorkers (almost one in ten) now have diabetes. Diabetes has increase 13% in New York City since 2002.

In 2007, 18 of every 100,000 New Yorkers died from diabetes.

The impact of diabetes hits Hispanic, Latino and African American New Yorkers even harder.

Almost 20% of Latinos and Hispanics in the New York City market, and 18% of African American New Yorkers, have diabetes.

In New York City during 2007, 22 African Americans and 23 Hispanics or Latinos of every 100,000 died from diabetes.

That is why the American Diabetes Association’s New York office is so committed to educating the public about how to stop diabetes and support those living with the disease.

Contact us: 333 7th Avenue #1700 New York, NY 10001

Office: (212)725-4925

Fax: (212)725-8916


ADA NYC Events

Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes - NYC  

  • Date: Sunday, October 9, 2016 
  • Time: 8:00 am - Registration & Check In Open | 9:30 am – Opening Ceremony Begins 10:00 am - Walk Steps Off   
  • Location: Pier 84, NYC (located at 12th Avenue and 44th Street)  
  • Route: 5k/ 3.1 miles (the route begins at Pier 84, proceeds to Pier 62, and loops back to Pier 84.
  • Website: www.diabetes.org/nycstepout  

Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes - Long Island

  • Location: Jones Beach State Park, Field One
  • Walk Date: Sunday, September 25th
  • Check-in begins: 8:00 am | Walk begins: 10:00 am 
  • Website: www.diabetes.org/stepoutlongisland

Feria de Salud

  • Date: TBD
  • Time: TBD
  • Location: TBD

Feria, the prominent Latino/Hispanic outreach program in the Greater New York City area is an outdoor community event held at St. Mary’s Recreation Center and Park, South Bronx, NY and is intended to reach thousands with the important message that they might be at risk for diabetes. This event serves as a kick-off celebration to Hispanic Heritage Month


New York Diabetes EXPO

Learn how to live healthy, be active and change the future of diabetes for you and your family at the American Diabetes Association Expo.

The EXPO is FREE and includes health screenings, cooking demonstrations, product and service exhibitors, as well as leading experts talking about diabetes management, research and prevention.

Get the latest information on preventing and managing diabetes and its deadly complications to help keep you and your family healthy.

Highlights of the EXPO:

  • Expo Main Stage
  • Health Eating Stage
  • Active Living Stage
  • Cultural Pavilion
  • Kids Pavilion
  • Older Adult Area

Date: Saturday April 30, 2016

Location: Jacob Javits Convention Center. New York, NY. Enter at 39th Street & 11th Avenue.