SSCL’s new Health Literacy program has been funded by a grant from The National Network of Libraries of Medicine, New England Region in conjunction with Healthy Acadia of Ellsworth. The initiative seeks to improve health literacy by increasing access to and awareness of the National Library of Medicine free, easy-to-use health resources.
Stockton Springs Community Library will provide public information sessions along with in-library and on-line up-to-date resources which will facilitate individual access to easy-to-use, reliable health resources. SSCL will provide on-screen links to NLM web sites on the circulation and patron computers and on the SSCL website.
Two public sessions are planned for January. These sessions are open to the community, however prior registration is required. To register for either of the two sessions, contact the library by phone 207-567-4147, in person during library hours, or by email firstname.lastname@example.org. Individual or small group sessions may be scheduled as requested. Sessions will be facilitated by Meg Haskell.
Sunday, January 27, 1-2 p.m. Pre-registration required.
Tuesday, January 29, 1-2 p.m. Pre-registration required.