Local Office on Minority Health Hosts Health Literacy and Self-Advocacy Event

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The Toledo-Lucas County Health Department’s Local Office on Minority Health is organizing an educational event to inform the public on navigating the healthcare system.

WHO:Toledo-Lucas County Health Department’s Office on Minority Health  
WHAT:Event to teach local residents how to understand and use health information and services.  
WHEN:Tuesday, August 29, 2023, 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  
WHERE:Toledo Lucas County Public Library – Main Library 325 N Michigan St. Toledo, OH 43604

Navigating health information and services can be challenging, regardless of age, race, socioeconomic status or education level. Misunderstanding the healthcare system can lead to uninformed and unknowing decision-making and overpayment for healthcare.

TLCHD is dedicated to improving the overall health of the Lucas County community. A clearer understanding of health information and services yields well-informed decision-making to improve health.