South Carolina Community Health Worker Annual 2020 Conference" Building Health Through Community Connections" with Durrell J. Fox, CHW Health Equity Consultant REGISTER TODAY!
We are so excited about the opportunity to host our first Community Health Worker Conference. This conference will provide Community Health Workers with a day of learning and networking. Although this conference is designed for CHWs, it is also a conference for supervisors, stakeholders, and policymakers to come and learn about the CHW’s scope of practice.
Durrell J. Fox, CHW
Community Health Worker, Health Equity Consultant
Durrell J. Fox is a Community Health Worker (CHW) with over 28 years of experience providing outreach, direct services, case management support and advocacy for HIV+ adolescents/young adults, their families, and communities. He joined JSI in 2015 and for 2 years served as a Technical Advisor for the Massachusetts Department of Public Health’s Prevention and Wellness Trust Fund (PWTF) Project that employed over seventy CHWs across the state addressing diabetes, hypertension, asthma and senior falls prevention in nine communities across the state. He is currently a CHW-Health Equity Consultant at JSI providing technical assistance and support for several projects including CHW, HIV, youth gun violence prevention and youth E-cigarette/vaping prevention projects across several states. He is a proud member of the CHW workforce continuing to serve in a volunteer CHW role and serving as a site coach for the Improving Access to Care CHW project at the Boston University Center for Innovations in Social Work & Health.
A certification with SCCHWA provides opportunities for furthering knowledge, skills, and formal education.