Cancer Clear & Simple

University of Wisconsin Cancer Health Disparities Initiative

Cancer, Clear & Simple (CC&S) is a set of educational materials developed for use with rural communities, and has been adapted for African American populations. Curriculum modules include: Cancer Basics, Cancer Prevention, and Cancer Screening. A Facilitator Guide is available for individuals delivering education sessions. It discusses basic adult learning principles, provides information on how to plan an educational session, and includes a step-by-step guide to the curriculum. There are also over 40 educational handouts available on Cancer Information, Questions to Ask Your Doctor, and Health Tips & Ideas. CC&S materials incorporate health literacy principles and are designed to build knowledge and improve health-related decision-making.


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