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Goal Statement: Identify issues that are important to CHWs and work with others to encourage local, regional and state policymakers to address the issue


Key Strategies:


1.)    Develop a collaborative and progressive policy agenda

  • Design the advocacy roadmap through policy analysis to get certification
  • Sustainable funding for CHW Workforce

2.)    Educate organizations on

  • Value of CHWs and other peers (people with lived experience)
  • Sustainable funding resources for CHW Workforce

Success Measure(s):

  • Communication system with Health Boards & other advocacy groups & CHW Champions (learn from them, build relationships)
  • Communicate in other languages and be culturally aware
  • Organize and complete advocacy training
  • Identify CHW/Promotora Champions

Advocacy Committee Work:


District Finder: 


Public Charge:

Protecting Immigrant Families