The JDA (Jewish Diabetes Association) is the nation's first and
leading Jewish non-profit, non-sectarian health organization devoted to diabetes
education and advocacy. Founded in 1985, the JDA has various projects reaching
hundreds of communities both in the United States and Internationally. JDA is the
only organization offering all its services (website, magazine, contact persons
etc) in Both English and Hebrew. Four languages will be added in the near future.
mission of the Association is to spread the awareness of the need and possibility
of the prevention and optimal control of diabetes and to help improve the lives
of all people affected by diabetes. JDA has a strong focus on the correlation
between obesity, diabetes and other diabetes and health related issues.