CHW Certification Survey and Webinar

Join us on June 18, 2020 from 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM EST for our webinar, CHW Certification: Tips and Answers for Getting Certified. Learn more here: https://machw.org/webinar_june2020/ Please take our short, 5-10 minute, survey about CHW certification. Your answers will help us make sure our webinar address issues that are important to you!  

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Know an outstanding CHW? Nominate them for an award from MACHW!

The Massachusetts Association of Community Health Workers (MACHW) wants to recognize and honor the outstanding service, dedication, and excellence of individuals and groups of individuals who serve their communities as Community Health Workers (CHWs). The APHA definition of a CHW is: “A frontline public health worker who is a trusted member of and/or has an …

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Job Opening: Director, Office of Community Health Workers

Looking for CHW leaders! This is a great opportunity to advance the workforce in Massachusetts. Be part of a dynamic and high-functioning team advancing equity across the Commonwealth!  The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) is looking for a dynamic and self-motivated professional to provide strategic vision and leadership as the Director of the Office …

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Annual Community Health Worker Conference

Join us at the 10th Annual Community Health Worker Conference   View event website Register for this event SUBMISSION DEADLINE:  Friday, April 16, 2019 Four Points Sheraton, Norwood MA Community health workers (CHWs), who work under many different job titles, are a vital part of today’s healthcare and public health systems. This conference will explore why a racial …

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Massachusetts Association of Community Health Workers 2019 Awards Recipients

For immediate release: 5/10/2019 Contact: Lissette Blondet (917) 602-1960 lblondet@machw.org MACHW.org The Massachusetts Association of Community Health Workers (MACHW) Awards recognize and honor the outstanding service, dedication, and excellence of individuals and groups of individuals who serve their communities as Community Health Workers (CHWs). The American Public Health Association’s definition of a CHW is: “A …

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2019 MACHW Awards Nominations

The Massachusetts Association of Community Health Workers (MACHW) wants to recognize and honor the outstanding service, dedication, and excellence of individuals and groups of individuals who serve their communities as Community Health Workers (CHWs). In 2019, three awards will be given. The “Outstanding CHW of the Year Award” will recognize one outstanding CHW for her/his/their …

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CHEC Boston Training: HIV & AIDS

What are the behaviors and other factors that put people at risk for HIV infection? Explore ways to educate your clients on risky behaviors, safer sex practices and other reduction strategies. Get up-to-date information abut new tests and treatments.

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