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This is a page listing CHW of Nevada’s latest news and events. Click on the title below to find out more!

The NvCHWA May newsletter is here! –

Community Health Worker Association Newsletter This month’s issue includes: exciting training opportunities and resources. Plus cast your vote for the topic of our next training! More info @ ift.tt/2jAt2q9 Automated post from Nevada Community Health Worker Association – ift.tt/2maoWJg May 07, 2018 at 08:01AM


Today we had the opportunity to present at the Nevada State Coalition Partnership’s quarterly meeting! We presented on the CHW pool regulations (with a few shameless plugs for our upcoming IMPACT conference and our new HRSA grant!) A copy of the presentation has been made available on our website. Go check it out!

Policy Development – CHW of Nevada On December 19th, 2017 the Nevada Legislative Commission approved regulations in accordance with NRS 449, regarding CHW pools, under LCB R133-15. This regulation established the eligibility and standards organizations must meet in order to apply and maintain licensure as a CHW pool. The Nevada Divis… More info @ ift.tt/2JNFiPi…

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7 days left until the Impact Conference! Have you registered? –

7 days left until the Impact Conference! Have you registered? More info @ ift.tt/2FtdsoE Automated post from Nevada Community Health Worker Association – ift.tt/2maoWJg April 30, 2018 at 07:59AM


Join the Maternal & Child Health Coalition of Northern Nevada on May 18th for the Spring Symposium. Experts in the field of Infant screening, Maternal Mental Health including NICU support Groups, Adolescent Medicine, School Health, and Advocacy will be sharing new and existing health practices that effect Nevadan’s in all walks of life. Breakfast meeting from 8-9am, training begins at 9am!

Northern Nevada Maternal Child Health Coalition Spring Symposium The Northern Nevada Maternal Child Health Coalition Spring Symposium is a day to learn about “Health Across The Lifespan”. Experts in the field of Infant screening, Maternal Mental Health including NICU support Groups, Adolescent Medicine, School Health, and Advocacy will be sharing new and existing… More info…

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Check out this new resource for northern Nevada cancer patients!

New Transportation Options Available to Northern Nevada Patients Transportation to and from cancer treatments can be a challenge, and for some, getting to treatment can be one of the biggest roadblocks to cancer care. Thanks to a grant from the William N. Pennington Foundation the American Cancer Society in northern Nevada has recently expanded its…

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The NvCHW Association April newsletter is here! –

Community Health Worker Association Newsletter This month’s issue includes: exciting training opportunities and resources. Plus cast your vote for the topic of our next training! More info @ ift.tt/2q0O97P Automated post from Nevada Community Health Worker Association – ift.tt/2maoWJg April 02, 2018 at 07:59AM


Last chance to sign up for our training of trainers class! Come learn how to be a trainer for the CHW course this Friday! Class will be held 8:30am – 4:00pm in Reno, Nv on March 30th! Don’t miss out on this opportunity register now! Please note: You must have already been through the CHW training to participate in this course.

Community Health Worker (CHW) “Training of Trainers” (TOT) Hybrid Online Training REGISTRATION FOR THE MARCH 30TH TOT CLASS HAS CLOSED. PLEASE CONTACT US FOR THE NEXT AVAILABLE CLASS AT nvchwinstructor@gmail.com. In person: Friday, March 30th, 8:30am to 4:00pm – Reno, Nv Join us for our one day Training of Trainers (TOT) course to learn how…

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Register for the Impact Summit today! –

Register for the Impact Summit today! More info @ ift.tt/2GpffNN Automated post from Nevada Community Health Worker Association – ift.tt/2maoWJg March 13, 2018 at 08:00AM


Nevada Psychiatric Association Reno Behavioral Healthcare Hospital is now open and taking patients. The 124 bed #MentalHealth hospital serves all ages in the Reno/Sparks community and surrounding areas. 775-393-2200 or online at ift.tt/2paBRJF Website is not yet updated to reflect hospital opening. More info @ ift.tt/2paBRJF Automated post from Nevada Community Health Worker Association –…

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Contribute to the Nevada Community Health Resource Guide –

Community Health Resource Guide for Nevada The Community Health Worker Association is currently working on a community resource directory for the state of Nevada and would like your organization to be included.   More info @ ift.tt/2D7xtAi Automated post from Nevada Community Health Worker Association – ift.tt/2maoWJg March 07, 2018 at 07:59AM