Posted by Carolyn Martin on October 8th, 2020
Posted in: Health Information, Health Information Literacy, Public Library, Websites
Tags: consumer health, consumer health resources, health literacy, national health observances, toolkit
Health Literacy Month is a time for organizations, advocates, and individuals to promote the importance of making health information understandable for everyone. In the spirit of Health Literacy Month this October, the Public Library Association (PLA) is highlighting a suite of free tools and resources to public libraries to build awareness of health issues, prevention, training opportunities, and more to help advance their community’s health and work to eradicate (health) information poverty.
How to Observe:
Awareness & Prevention for Patrons:
Email Emily Hamstra (firstname.lastname@example.org) to receive a digest of the day’s BHIC posts via email.