The following are various online resources, tools, training, and continuing education for Community Health Workers.
NNLM – free educational and print materials you can order from the National Network of Libraries of Medicine
DSHS Education Calendar– find out about current CHW CE opportunities across the state
The Community Tool Box – Center for Community Health and Development at the University of Kansas
Description: find help assessing community needs and resources, addressing social determinants of health, engaging stakeholders, action planning, building leadership, improving cultural competency, planning an evaluation, and sustaining your efforts over time.
HealthReach – Health Information in many Languages.
Health Equity Change Makers Toolkit (Office of Minority Health) Toolkit of resources patients can do including self-assessments.
Community Health Worker (CHW) Toolkit – Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Description: Online courses, lessons learned, and best practices to help state health departments train and further build capacity for CHWs in their communities. Training and education materials for CHWs to use within their communities.
Description: This guideline is part of the World Health Organization (WHO) programme of work on human resources for health. It represents a technical tool to facilitate the implementation of the WHO Global Strategy on Human Resources for Health: Workforce 2030, the recommendations of the United Nations High-Level Commission on Health Employment and Economic Growth and WHO’s Thirteenth general programme of work 2019−2023.
Training & Continuing Education
Last Updated 9/18/2019