October: Health Literacy and Breast Cancer Awareness

Breast Cancer Awareness

Every year the American Cancer Society and many other organizations dedicate the month of October to raising awareness about breast cancer. Check out these resources to encourage people to get tested for breast cancer and talk with the doctor about mammograms.

To learn more, click here


Building Health Literacy Awareness Through Action

October is Health Literacy Month – a time when health organizations, literacy programs, libraries, social service agencies, businesses, professional associations, government agencies and other groups can work together to integrate and expand the mission of health literacy – to build a world where our collective efforts will lead to health equity, where all people can attain positive health outcomes. Visit healthliteracymonth.org to learn more about how to shift from awareness to action today! #healthliteracymonth

Contact a community health worker now!

Please enter your name.
Please enter a message.

(775) 423-7433
(775) 666-0584
(775) 493-0376

Mon- Fri
8:30am - 5:00pm
Closed on Federal and State Holidays

Want to stay up to date?