This Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the Office on Women’s Health (OWH) is raising its voice to the important role health care professionals play in combatting the devastating health effects of domestic violence. Women and adolescents who are abused are more likely to suffer from headaches, chronic pain, and sleep issues, … Continue reading
The American Heart Association along with United Healthcare will be hosting a special training for Community Health Workers, Promotores and other community leaders. CONOZCA SU CORAZÓN/ KNOW YOUR HEART This opportunity is free and registrants must attend both days to receive certificate of completion. This event is in English, with future … Continue reading
New Training Opportunities
Are You Interested in Becoming an AzCHOW Trainer?
AzCHOW recently asked CHWs from across the state of Arizona, “Who should provide training for CHWs?” CHWs said that experienced CHWs, CHW supervisors and health experts with community experience should train CHWs in core competencies adopted by AzCHOW and the APHA, and provide training in specialized topics.
This is your chance to make your voice heard. Are you an experienced CHW? Do you have valuable skills and knowledge to share with other CHWS? If so, please respond to our survey below, or share this email with CHWs and other professionals you would like to see become trainers in Arizona. AzCHOW has partnered with the University of Arizona Prevention Research Center to create this survey to find out who is interested in participating in the AzCHOW Training Center Network of trainers.