CLAS Glossary

TCH

Think Cultural Health

Think Cultural Health is the flagship initiative of the OMH Center, and it is dedicated to advancing health equity at every point of contact.

OMH

Office of Minority Health (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services)

CLCCHC

Center for Linguistic and Cultural Competency in Health (part of the Office of Minority Health).

The CLCCHC and Think Cultural Health are dedicated to advancing health equity at every point of contact through the implementation of culturally and linguistically appropriate services and policies.

CLAS

Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services

CCC-DPCR

Cultural Competency Curriculum for Disaster Preparedness and Crisis Response