Health and Digital Literacy Pilot Sites

We are delighted to be working with 8 pilot sites from the Spring of 2022 as part of the national Health and Digital Literacy Partnership.

East of England

Suffolk: Health Click Haverhill

Focused on local community in Haverhill, with enhanced health information offer in town library and outreach to key groups.

Norfolk: Digital Health Hub – Easy Read Provision

Extending existing Digital Health Hub to provide Easy-Read shared decision-making tools.

Midlands

Birmingham, Solihull and Black Country: BASE Health Literacy Trainer

Contribution to costs of Health Literacy Trainer to work with staff, patients and local community organisations

Shropshire: Your Health Admin

Design of Your Health Admin toolkit for Shropshire residents, and upskilling of library staff to become Digital Health Champions using Digital Unite training package

Staffordshire: Be Your Health

Co-design of health and digital literacy actions with 16-25 year olds, including resource kits, community outreach and use of social media

North and East Yorkshire

Leeds: Health Literacy Within Library Based Digital Health Hubs

Employing additional (0.5) librarian to extend role of digital health hubs including developing digital champions and resources on learning platform

North West

Lancashire: Addressing Low Health & Digital Literacy Across Lancashire

Development of online health information hub, and cascading health literacy training to public library staff.

South West

Somerset: WHAT IF – Wellbeing, Health & Technology Information for All

Creation of Digital Health Hubs in libraries in Taunton and Yeovil, including digital health volunteers and loan of designated health iPads.

Page last reviewed: 31 January 2022
Next review due: 31 January 2022