About Us

ABOUT THE DFW-CHW ASSOCIATION

The DFW-CHW Association is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. All Board members and partners volunteer their time and efforts to the success of the Association and CHW members. Read more about some of our exclusive CHW-led projects here.

ABOUT OUR BOARD OF DIRECTORS


ABOUT COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKERS

For more information on each of the 8 core competencies, see this list of Competency Areas.


How to become a certified CHW, CHW Instructor, or CHW Training Center

For information on how to obtain state certification as a CHW, CHW instructor, or Training Center, please visit the Texas Department of State Health Services Community Health Worker – Certification Applications website or see Certification & Renewal Requirements.


How to renew CHW/ CHWI/ Training Center Certification

For information on how to renew state certification as a CHW, CHW instructor, or Training Center, please visit the Texas Department of State Health Services Community Health Worker – Certification Applications website see Certification & Renewal Requirements.

For more information about CHWs, CHW Instructors, and CHW Training Centers, please visit Texas DSHS CHW website.