ERIC Number: EJ628884
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: N/A
Extension and Health Promotion: An Adult Learning Approach.
Gillis, Doris E.; English, Leona M.
Journal of Extension, v39 n3 Jun 2001
Community-based agencies (extension, women's association, public health department) initiated a health promotion project using adult learning approaches (experiential learning, storytelling, and networking) to enable participants to examine their experiences of health and factors affecting health in their communities. Assessment tools were designed to determine the impact of policies, programs, and services on their health. (Contains 31 references.) (SK)
Descriptors: Adult Learning, Community Involvement, Community Organizations, Extension Education, Foreign Countries, Health Promotion
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Canada