California Health Literacy Initiative

Paul Heavenridge
Executive Director
4171 Piedmont Avenue, Suite 209
Oakland, CA 94611
Phone: (510)  658-4630
Fax: (510) 658-2755

New York Health Literacy Initiative
contact Winston Lawrence, Ed.D.,
Senior Professional Development Associate
(212) 803-3326


Minnesota Health Literacy Partnership
​Alisha Ellwood, Chair
(651) 662-0986

Florida Health Literacy Initiative

250 N. Orange Avenue Ste 1110

Orlando, FL 32801
(407) 246-7110

HL in Other States

Iowa Health System

Dr. Mary Ann Abrams

(515) 471-9788

Indiana Center for Intercultural Communication

Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis
(317) 274-2555​

Health Literacy Missouri

St. Louis Missouri
​(314) 361-9400​


Arizona Health Literacy
Jutta Ulrich 
(602) 738.9064

For a list of other Health Literacy initiatives, see the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention
Health Literacy Activities by State or the listings below.

LaCrosse Community Literacy Coalition

“Great Rivers Partners for health-e people”
P.O. Box 1881
​LaCrosse, WI 54602