Created in partnership by the Arizona Health Literacy Coalition and the Arizona Caregiver Coalition.
WORK GROUP: HEALTH LITERACY FOR OLDER ADULTS
We have started a work group interested in health literacy for older adults. We are gathering information about existing resources and initiatives in Arizona. The goal is promote knowledge of health literacy, the importance of health literacy for older adults and all those working with older adults, and to identify who is doing what, sharing information and networking. Visit our resource page or for more information, contact Jutta Ulrich at firstname.lastname@example.org.
OCTOBER IS HEALTH LITERACY MONTH
Celebrate health literacy month 2018 by learning more about health literacy and why it is important.
Start here: http://www.healthliteracymonth.org/ You will find a handbook with suggestions on what you or your organization can do.
Arizona Geriatrics Society Aging & Mental Health Meeting Friday April 6, 2018 in Tucson
Arizona Public Health Association Spring Meeting 2018 in Phoenix April 11, 2018
Arizona Health Care Association (nursing homes) 2018 Conference June 19, 2018 in Scottsdale
Arizona Senior Center Association 2018 Conference July 12, 2018