New Haven Advancing Health Literacy

New Haven Health Education and Literacy efforts among Black and Hispanic communities

Our Goal:

Reduce COVID-related disparities and improve health outcomes across New Haven using a multipronged approach bridging cultural competency training, community outreach and education to increase overall community health literacy. 

Project partners

URU the Right to Be

engagement strategies

This collaborative city-wide initiative activates partnerships and deploys a range of tactics to reach people where they are and connect.

More information about engagement efforts will be updated over the course of this project. 

Community Town Halls

community town halls

Community-Based Clinics and Events

community-based clinics & events

Health Literacy Risk Communication Campaigns

health literacy risk communication campaigns

Cultural Competency Training for Medical Professionals

cultural competency training for medical professionals