Registration is open for the 15th Annual AzCHOW Conference!

Registration is open for the 2018 AzCHOW Conference on June 21-22 in Tucson, Arizona! The theme for this year’s conference is “Community Health Workers: Uniting our Voice to Advance Health Equity.” The Conference will take place at the Hotel Tucson City Center. Please register for the conference on our Eventbrite page: 15th…

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New Elder Care Fact Sheets in English and Spanish from the Arizona Center on Aging

The Arizona Center on Aging (ACOA) recently added two new fact sheets to their Elder Care Resources website. The Care Partner Information Page provide single-page fact sheets that can be used by anyone who is providing care for an older adult with dementia –  including volunteers, family caregivers, direct care workers…

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CHW Scholarships available for April 11 AzPHA Conference

The Arizona Public Health Association and Maricopa County Department of Public Health are holding an exciting joint Spring Conference on Wednesday, April 11 – Together for Tomorrow: Protecting Arizona’s Children. You can explore the conference agenda here. Presentations will explore opportunities for Arizona to prevent child mortality. The day will showcase interventions and best…

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Op-ed from Rep. Heather Carter: “We can save money and lives with community health workers”

Representative Heather Carter (R-Cave Creek), chairwoman of the House Health Committee in the Arizona Legislature and CHW ally, penned an op-ed in the Arizona Capitol Times about HB 2324 Voluntary Certification for Community Health Workers. Representative Carter is the primary sponsor of HB 2324, which passed through the House Health Committee…

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