Basic Guidelines for Diabetes Care (2009)
A user-friendly set of guidelines with explanatory notes designed for clinicians and their organizations. They are called "basic" because they include the essential or core components of diabetes care. In addition to the Guidelines, the packet includes references and implementation tools for clinicians.
Information About Diabetes
Facts about diabetes, information for health professionals, how to prevent and control diabetes, laws and regulations related to diabetes, data and surveillance, and other resources.
Contact the California Diabetes Program
Based in Sacramento with several local program representatives covering different regions of the state. Contact information for each staff member is detailed at this link as well as a one page pdf of staff contact information.
DIRC (Diabetes Information Resource Center)
An easy-to-use portal to help organizations exchange information and tools to support their work to prevent or control diabetes. Developed in response to the needs of stakeholders throughout California, DIRC includes an Event Calendar, discussion Forum, Resources, and Partner Profiles.
Diabetes Coalition of California
An independent organization consisting of individuals and agencies dedicated to the recognition and reduction of the adverse personal and public impact of diabetes in the state's diverse communities. The Coalition is comprised of representatives from the general public, local health departments, universities, insurance and pharmaceutical companies, and a variety of community-based, voluntary, health and professional organizations.