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March 2017

June 2017

NEW 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 julrich@cox.net. 

OCTOBER IS HEALTH LITERACY MONTH

Celebrate health literacy month 2017 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 is promoting the importance of health literacy for older adults and anyone caring for an older adult. See our new resource list. 

EVENTS

Arizona Health Equity Conference October 12, 2017

 Arizona Department of Health Services. Visit the conference site or email healthequityconf@mayo.edu.


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