National Hispanic Heritage Month

Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month with Culturally Responsive Resources

By: Kristina Spannbauer
Publication Date: Sep 07, 2023

Each year, Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 to October 15, by celebrating the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America. The day of September 15 is significant because it is the anniversary of independence for Latin American countries Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua. In addition, Mexico and Chile celebrate their independence days on September 16 and September18, respectively. Also, Columbus Day or Día de la Raza, which is October 12, falls within this 30-day period (

Join the Great Lakes ATTC, MHTTC, and PTTC in celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month by sharing culturally responsive resources and trainings so we can continue to improve the quality of care provided to Hispanic/Latino communities. 


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