The Health Literacy Style Manual

The Maximus Center for Health Literacy

http://www.maximus.com/sites/default/files/MAXIMUS_CHL_HealthLiteracyStyleManual.pdf

This 105-page book includes hints and suggestions for developing and improving applications, notices, and other print materials related to government programs. Included are some tried-and-true strategies for writing and formatting specifically for clients, many of whom have limited literacy skills. There are chapters on project planning, writing, formatting and style, application and other forms, field testing, and translations.