6th Annual New Jersey Statewide Network for Cultural Competence Conference

When:
December 5, 2017 all-day
2017-12-05T00:00:00-10:00
2017-12-06T00:00:00-10:00
Where:
Holiday Inn National Conference Center
399 Monmouth Street East Windsor
NJ

Learning Outcomes:

  • Discuss health and mental health literacy challenges experienced by diverse populations and communities throughout the life span.
  • Describe how to assess the accuracy and trustworthiness of health, behavioral health and disability-related information resources.
  • Initiate networking and collaboration between libraries, consumers, and health and human services professionals to address various needs and build on community assets and strengths.

Target Audience:  Nurses | Social Workers | Mental & Behavioral Health Care Practitioners | Other Health Care Professionals | Health Educators | Parents of Children with Special Needs | Librarians & Library Staff | Individuals seeking information on health literacy & ways to partner with entities offering such programs.

Overall Goal:  To improve access to culturally and linguistically appropriate information, resources and programs for meeting health promotion and disease prevention objectives.

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