CHW Orientation

Northwest Assistance Ministries THRIVE offers a Community Health Worker (CHW) training program that will equip you with the skills you need to begin a new career in the healthcare industry and excel as a CHW.

WHAT IS THE ROLE OF A COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKER?

Community Health Workers are responsible for educating community members on a variety of health issues and available community programs. They work as a liaison between health organizations and the general public to provide relevant information and guide individuals towards a better understanding of health issues. The median salary for CHWs is $15-$16 an hour. For more information click here.

YOU QUALIFY FOR SPONSORED VOCATIONAL TRAINING IF...

  • You are 18 years or older
  • You are a US citizen or permanent resident
  • You have your GED or High School diploma
  • You earn at or below 200% of Federal Poverty Guidelines

To see if you qualify for a scholarship click here.

ABOUT THE CLASSES

  • Classes are held at The Harrell Family Opportunity Center located behind NAM's main building
  • Classes start August 27, 2019
  • Classes are on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • This is a 16-week program

CLASS SPACE IS LIMITED - CALL TODAY!  281-885-4626

 

WHEN

August 22, 2019 at 9am - 3pm

WHERE

The Harrell Family Opportunity Center

CONTACT

Mary Silbert · · 281-885-4626

Please check your e-mail for a link to activate your account.