For the welfare of diabetic patients, by the Department Endocrinology and Diabetes @ Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi, Kerala has formed an organization by the name Amrita Diabetic Welfare Association (ADWA) on February 2001.
- aims to provide a forum for diabetic patients to raise various issues pertaining to their benefit.
- binds all the diabetic patients together and attempts to resolve their various problems and conduct different innovative programmes for their benefit.
- conducts public education and awareness programmes and medical camps for diabetic patients all over Kerala.
- is a purely service oriented organization.