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Online Resources Related to Feature 663

The Canadian Council on Learning website is still available at http://www.ccl-cca.ca/CCL/Home?Language=EN. The site includes information on health literacy including a map on healthy literacy in Canada and Health Literacy in Canada report.

The International Adult Literacy and Skills Survey (IALSS), Report summary from ABC Canada Literacy Foundation is available online at http://abclifeliteracy.ca/en/system/files/ialss_summary_nov_05_0.pdf.

The US Department of Health and Human Services recently released its National Action Plan to Improve Health Literacy. The report contains seven goals that will improve health literacy and suggests strategies for achieving them: http://www.health.gov/communication/HLActionPlan/.