About Us

The Patient and Family Education Program is available across Unity Health Toronto. Our program works with staff, physicians, and learners to create patient education resources, enhance communication, and help patients and families navigate their health care journey.

What we do:

Training and Education

  • Tailored education and training on best practices in patient and family education and health literacy
  • Education in health literacy, effective communication, teach-back, and plain language

Patient Resources

  • Find, create and edit pamphlets, videos, handouts, discharge guides, curriculum and online content


  • Work on various unit, program and corporate project to ensure patient education best practices are embedded

Contact: patienteducation@unityhealth.to

Last updated April 26, 2024