Helping Older Adults Find Medical Information Just Got Easier

A class to help you find health information on the Internet

[IMAGE: older man sitting at computer, female trainer standing next to him pointing at screen]

Download the free, easy-to-use Toolkit For Trainers from the National Institute on Aging and help adults 60+ find accurate, up-to-date online health information -- on their own.

The Toolkit comes with

  • An introductory video
  • Lesson plans
  • Student handouts
  • An illustrated glossary of computer and Internet terms
  • Tips for working with older adults
  • Student recruitment flyers
    …and more!

Use the Toolkit to help students

  • build their Internet skills
  • Search websites at the National Institutes of Health for health and wellness information
  • learn to evaluate the quality of online health information

To browse and download the free toolkit, go to www.nihseniorhealth.gov/toolkit

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Last reviewed: November 2007