Partners and collaborators in Pennsylvania: take a look at this upcoming training opportunity for Community Health Workers at Temple University Harrisburg funded (in part) by HRSA’s Bureau of Health Workforce. Please see below for more information.
Are you ready for a new career?
Community Health Workers are:
- Trusted members of the community who have an unusually close understanding of the community served.
- Liaisons between health and social services and the community who facilitate access to services and improve the quality and cultural competence of service delivery.
- Individual and community capacity builders who increase knowledge and self-sufficiency through a range of activities such as outreach, community education, informal counseling, social support and advocacy.