The purpose of this project is to begin developing the health literacy skills necessary for incorporating guidelines into existing or newly developed materials,including by not limited to written publications. Through self-selection, health care professionals, community health 12s, and others who work directly with informational delivery to diverse audiences will be afforded the opportunity to participate in an introductory workshop on health literacy and developing easy-to-read text-based health information.

Project Details

Organization Name

New Mexico State University - Cooperative Extension Service

Organization Type
Academic institution
Project Lead


New Mexico
Start Date
May 1, 2018
End Date
April 30, 2019
Funding Amount
Student, College & Post-grad
Educator, College & Post-grad
General Public
Library or Information Professional
Public Health Professional
Health care Provider
Seniors (65+ yrs.)
Hispanics/Latin Americans