National Health Education Week – District 10 Health Department
Join the District Health Department # 10 (DHD # 10) and the Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE) in celebrating National Health Education Week – October 18-22, 2021! The aim of this celebration is to increase national awareness on major public health issues and to promote a better understanding of the role of health education. The theme for this year is Facing new challenges: the start of the school year in 2021
Health education specialists offer knowledge, skills and training that complement health care providers, policy makers, education experts, human resources staff and many other professionals whose work has an impact. impact on human health. Health literacy is an important determinant of health status and without these components offered by specialists in health education, members of every community can be greatly affected.
DHD # 10 would like to recognize our extremely talented team of health educators who spend many hours in their communities educating the public about health issues: