community health worker training


Develop local Community Health Workers (CHW) through a train-the-trainer model. In partnership with Multnomah Health Dept’s Community Capacitation Center, more than 50 CHWs have been trained and certified.

Partner Organizations: The Next Door, Columbia Gorge Community College, Multnomah County Capacitation Center, Mid Columbia Health Equity Advocates, Nuestra Comunidad Sana

Funding Partners: Oregon Community Foundation $25,000; OR Comm College Workforce Development Committee $50,000; Providence Hood River $10,000; Col. Gorge Health Council $65,000