- Health Information (National Institutes of Health)
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is one of eight health agencies of the Public Health Service, part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Their mission is to uncover new knowledge that will lead to better health for everyone. This site provides links by topic from various organizations within the NIH.
- National Health Observances
Health observances are days, weeks, or months devoted to promoting particular health concerns. Health professionals, teachers, community groups, and others can use these special times to sponsor health promotion events, stimulate awareness of health risks, or focus on disease prevention. Materials available from sponsoring organizations range from a single flyer to packets of promotional materials. To order single copies of this publication, contact the National Health Information Center at (800) 336-4797.
- One Caring Place (Abby Press)
According to the publisher, this is your “one-stop care shop” for affordable, “provide-able” care literature. This is a source for a variety of “take-one” booklets used by hospitals, churches, counseling centers, caring organizations of all types providing support, guidance, and healing.
Many faith communities offer health promotion materials for use with church congregations. For information on available materials, contact central denominational offices.
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