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Public Advisory: Normal operations today, Friday, Jan. 17, with the following exceptions ... | last updated: 01/17/2020 - 5:52am | + read more

We have been closely monitoring weather and road conditions last night and this morning, and have decided to proceed with normal operations today, Friday, Jan. 17, with the following exceptions:

  • To and from Papercrete transportation has been cancelled for the day.
  • Catch-a-Ride volunteer transportation services are cancelled for the day.
  • Area Agency on Aging – Home Delivered Meals (Meals on Wheels) will not be delivered today.
  • Nutrition Centers are closed today.
  • Some Museum, Theatre and Arts programs have been rescheduled (participants have been notified).
  • Johnson County Library branches will open at noon, today. Friends of the Library Bookstores at Antioch, Blue Valley and Central Resource Libraries will be closed all day.
  • Paratransit and Micro Transit riders should expect delays between 30-60  minutes. Check @RideKC on social media for the latest.

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Health Literacy

  1. AMA Health Literacy video (23:00 mins)
  2. AMA Health literacy video (4:31 mins)
  3. Health Literacy (6:00 mins)
  4. Health Literacy Basics for Health Professionals (6:00 mins)
  5. Health Literacy: A Prescription to End Confusion - Extended Video (11:02)
  6. Health Literacy Fun with Wayne State & DMC (2:40) mins)
  7. IOM Health Literacy Video (3:27 mins)


  1. Barbie and The Hulk Make a Household Hazardous Waste Appointment: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7HawidB5ES0
  2. Hop to it! JoCo Recycles: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aXaI5MqzK5U
  3. Outreach Nurse Program for Senior Adults: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jYdkGlPpj-4
  4. Better Worlds Start with Great Mothers. And Great Mothers Start with Us.: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rn8V784A6tE&feature=youtu.be
  5. WIC Community Garden: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S7QUe29LsVM&list=PLK8hayo6EwQ4GvU4S8l78yfroeh0dIaN4
  6. eWIC card now available in Johnson County: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bGmK5X4mvzg
  7. Live Well Johnson County: http://livewell.jocogov.org/
  8. Johnson County's Public Health Emergency Program: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fWVfLpwEb10&feature=youtu.be
  9. My Resource Connection: https://ims.jocogov.org/rc/default.aspx


  1. This is Public Health: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bpu42LmLo4U
  2. A Tale of Two Zip Codes: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Eu7d0BMRt0o
  3. KS-TRAIN: https://www.train.org/ks/home
  4. Public Health Foundation: http://www.phf.org/Pages/default.aspx

Current Contracts

  1. Des Moines University, Master of Public Health
  2. Emporia State University
  3. George Washington University, Milken Institute, School of Public Health
  4. Iowa State University, Dietetics
  5. Johnson County Community College, Student Affiliation
  6. Kansas State University, Dietetic Program
  7. Kansas State University, Masters of Public Health
  8. Maryville University, Online Nursing Program
  9. Mid-America Nazarene University, School of Nursing & Health Sciences
  10. Park University, Early Childhood Education
  11. Park University, Master of Healthcare Administration
  12. St. Luke’s College of Health Sciences, School of Nursing
  13. University of Central Missouri, School of Nursing
  14. University of Central Missouri, School of Environment, Physical, & Applied Sciences
  15. University of Kansas, Dietetic/Nutrition
  16. University of Kansas, HSES
  17. University of Kansas, School of Nursing
  18. University of Kansas, School of Social Welfare
  19. University of Kansas, Preventive Medicine
  20. University of Missouri KC, School of Nursing & Health Studies
  21. University of Missouri KC, Geosciences
  22. Don’t see your School listed here? Ask us!

Contact Us: For additional questions, please e-mail the Education Coordinator at kira.king@jocogov.org or call (913) 477-8337.