Video Resource Library
Alzheimer’s Association of MA and NH
Alzheimer’s Association Intro-Services and programming provided by AA
Bay State Community Services
BSCS Intro–Services and programming provided by BSCS
Children’s Melanoma Prevention Foundation
CMPF Facts–Services and programming provided by CMPF
Drug Endangered Children’s Initiative
DECI Intro–Services and programming provided by DECI
HH Intro–Services and programming provided by HH
NAMI Plymouth Area
NAMI Plymouth Area Services & Programming
Pembroke Hospital Intro–Services and programming provided by PH
Plymouth County Extension
Mosquito- and Tick-borne Illnesses–Informative video lesson about mosquitos, ticks, and staying safe outdoors
Plymouth County Extension Intro–Services and programming provided by PCE
Plymouth Public Library
PPL Intro–Services and programming provided by PPL
Medline Plus–What is Medline Plus and how is it helpful?
Old Colony Elder Services
OCES Intro–Services and programming provided by OCES
South Shore Resource and Advocacy Center
SSRAC Intro–Services and programming provided by SSRAC
General Health Resources
Agency for Healthcare Quality and Research
BAMSI Parent Information Network Resources
Health Central: provides content, tools and real stories in an emotionally engaging way to inspire millions of patients and caregivers live healthier and more fulfilled lives.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
Healthfinder: a service of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that provides guidance about learning how to live well.
South Shore Health Community Resource Directory – Aunt Bertha
The Arc of Greater Plymouth: Empowering children and adults with cognitive and developmental disabilities; providing individualized and innovative services through creative partnerships; strengthening families; promoting independence, integration and commitment to community.
Harbor Health Services, Inc.: Harbor Health Services, Inc. is a nonprofit, public health agency committed to providing quality, comprehensive health care in urban Boston neighborhoods, the South Shore and Cape Cod communities.
Healthy Plymouth: Healthy Plymouth is our community joining together to identify meaningful ways to stay healthy and combining expertise and resources to bring these opportunities for good health to Plymouth.
Massachusetts Hospital Association: A voluntary, not-for-profit organization comprised of hospitals and health systems, related organizations, and other members with a common interest in promoting the good health of the people of the Commonwealth.
The Plymouth Taskforce for the Homeless: dedicated to ending homelessness in the Plymouth (MA) area.
Health Literacy Resources
We Heart Health Literacy: Every week, there is a new post related to health literacy. These posts will range from getting around tricky jargon terms to enhancing text with visuals and musings on plain language, design, usability, typography, and much more.
Plain Language Resources
20 Complicated and Commonly Used Words
Important questions to ask during a visit with my doctor:
Agency for Healthcare Quality and Research – Question Builder: Allows you to prepare specific questions to bring with you to your appointments.
Plymouth Police Department Drug Overdose/Addiction Informational Flyer
Recovery Connection Center, a free peer-run program for people with a mental health diagnosis or a dual-diagnosis (substance abuse and mental health).
Southeast Tobacco Free Community Partnership, offering free tobacco education and cessation resources presentations to community group.
Tips for Talking to Your Kids About Vaping
South Shore Community Partner in Prevention Speaker Presentations
Helen Osborne, M.Ed., OTR/L – Health Literacy: What It Is, Why It Matters, How You Can Help
Lindsay Tucker, Associate Commissioner, Massachusetts Department of Public Health – Health Literacy, Health Disparities and Health Care Reform
Marcia Richards, Registered Dietitian, BID Plymouth Hosptial, Mindfulness