About Us

Helen OsborneHelen Osborne M.Ed., OTR/L founded Health Literacy Month in 1999. This annual event happens thanks to the hard work and commitment of thousands of health literacy advocates worldwide.

Helen Osborne is president of Health Literacy Consulting, based in Natick, MA. As a speaker, author, consultant, and podcaster, Helen helps others communicate health information in ways that patients and the public can understand. Here are ways to learn more:

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