Culturally Tailored Programs

Culturally Tailored Programs Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Health interventions that are culturally tailored take into account the beliefs, values, and circumstances of specific cultural groups. Developing programs in a culturally relevant context can improve their effectiveness, particularly in traditionally underserved communities.

The featured Innovations describe three programs that delivered culturally tailored services to promote behavior change and improve health status among their target populations.

The featured QualityTools provide resources to support the development of culturally tailored diabetes and tobacco control programs.

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