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SC Communities of Care Webinar

May 19th, 12pm to 1 pm EST

Register at: https://go.edc.org/The-helping-professionals-journey-to-resilience

 This webinar is primarily for persons in the ten counties that SC Communities of Care is focusing on at this time: Aiken, Anderson, Berkeley, Charleston, Horry, Greenville, Lexington, Richland, Spartanburg, York.

Safety First Disarming in Tense situations - A guide for Health Workers

2022 RCHWN "Making Connections” Conference

Registration is now open for the 5th Annual “Making Connections” Conference and Retreat, presented by The Rural CHW Network! This is a CHW only premiere conference in-person July 15th at Double Tree Hilton, Charleston, S.C. Or if you prefer, join us virtually.

Current RCHWN members receive special pricing for this event. If you are not a current member, join for only $25 today! 

Click here for More Information and Registration

For all conference-related questions, email Creator of Opportunities, Rebecca Albaugh, rebecca@rchwn.org

Asthma Education for the Community Health Worker

Goal: This training resource is specifically aimed for CHWs who work with populations with Asthma. Click Here For More Information

 

RESOURCE FEATURE OF THE MONTH

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Recent CHW News

RESEARCH INFORMATION

Understanding Scope and Competencies: A Contemporary Look at the United States Community Health Worker Field
http://files.ctctcdn.com/a907c850501/1c1289f0-88cc-49c3-a238-66def942c147.pdf?ver=1462294723000

Community Health Worker Toolkit
CDC’s comprehensive collection of CHW literature, toolkits, and resources.
http://www.cdc.gov/dhdsp/pubs/chw-toolkit.htm

Community Health Workers: Roles and Opportunities in Health Care Delivery System Reform
This report reviews health services research findings on CHW utilization relevant to U.S. policymakers and considers the key challenges facing CHWs.
https://aspe.hhs.gov/sites/default/files/pdf/168956/CHWPolicy.pdf

 

 

 

COLLABORATION PARTNERS

The South Carolina Community Health Worker Association and the Credentialing Council provide Certification classes for Community Health Workers and Promotores through the following organizations.  Please click the icons below to access dates and registration for the classes.  

WHAT IS SCCHWA

The association provides a forum for networking, sharing of strategies and resources, and a foundation for education.

MEMBERSHIP

SCCHWA Membership promotes the improvement of population health in the communities of South Carolina.

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CERTIFICATION

A certification with SCCHWA provides opportunities for furthering knowledge, skills, and formal education.

RESOURCES

Learn more about the various resources available to you as a member of SC Community Health Worker Association.

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