Learning Resources: Community Health Workers
Our Health Access staff supports health centers' Community Health Workers which help Washington's most vulnerable populations access health care and social needs' resources. We offer annual trainings to this workforce in English and Spanish to build skills and support team based care.
Contact Patricia Gepert, Health Access Coordinator, for more information.
Community Health Workers
Addressing Social Needs / SDOH
13th Spring Intensive Capacity Building for Promotoras & Community Health Workers on May 3 & 4, 2021 held in Spanish with English
May 3 Videos
May 4 Videos
- Quincy & Moses Lake Community Health Centers’ Training on COVID Vaccine Myths & Facts for Farmworker Communities in Spanish
PLEASE NOTE: The video, slides and fact sheets have not been updated recently to reflect changes and new findings about COVID vaccine so please do not use them as is. They are shared to recognize the work Promotoras have done to address vaccine hesitancy among farmworker communities and provide inspiration to others.
Strengthening the Integration of Community Health Workers 04.15.2021
CHW Workshop (English) 11.18.19
Refresher Training: Building Skills in Motivational Interviewing; Washington Paid Family & Medical Leave; Immigration & Public Charge
CHW Workshop (Spanish) 06.03.19
The Spring Intensive Training for Promotoras de Salud / Community Health Workers is an intensive one and a half day event, which includes various workshops/presentations and activities, which are offered FREE OF CHARGE to 70+ participants. These workshops / presentations and activities are conducted in Spanish, with English translation available, using popular education techniques.
CHW Workshop (English) 11.09.18
Community Health Worker Statewide Initiatives, American Diabetes Assocation's Ambassadors Program & Resources; How the Physiology of Diabetes Relates to Diabetes Treatment; Blood Pressure Training & Resources; Update on Public Charge Proposed Rule; How to Take Action to Protect Health Centers' Clients from the Public Charge Proposed Rule
CHW Workshop (Spanish) 06.04.18
Update on Promotores; Diabetes & Digestive System training; Self-Care Workshops; L&I Hispanic Outreach; Oral Health Training