Community Health Workers united nationally to support communities in achieving health, equity and social justice.



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Our Mission

To unify the voices of the community health workers and strengthen the profession’s capacity to promote healthy communities.

Our Values

Self-empowerment

Self-empowerment

Promoting self-actualization and self-advocacy among community health workers.

Social Justice & Equity

Social Justice & Equity

Ensuring fair treatment, access, opportunity advancement and outcomes for individuals and communities.

Self-determination

Self-determination

Promoting the efforts of the community health workers, and the communities in which they work to create a shared vision and direction for the future.

Dignity & Respect

Dignity & Respect

Building trusted relationships based on honoring the inherent value and contributions of every person irrespective of socioeconomic class, religion, race, national origin, language spoken, immigration status, abilities or disabilities, age, sex, sexual orientation, and gender identity/expression.

Unity

Unity

Encouraging collaboration among community health workers to promote a common professional identity regardless of job title or work-setting.

Integrity

Integrity

Promoting and nurturing the authenticity and character of the community health worker profession and promoting the contributions made by Community Health Workers toward eliminating health disparities and advancing.

We’re uniting community health workers to pursue health equity and social justice. Ready to join with us?

NACHW Events

Meet up with fellow community health workers at one of our upcoming events.

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April 14

NACHW Webinar for Organizational Members

Join NACHW for “From Crisis to Opportunity: Resources and Guidance that CHWs Want from Employers During the Pandemic” a webinar presenting results from a national survey conducted in the summer of 2020 to understand the needs of CHWs and how employers can best support CHWs to protect themselves, provide services safely and adapt services to the changing

July 28

2021 Unity Conference and Annual Meeting

Save the Date: Join the National Association of Community Health Workers for our Annual Meeting and Conference centering on the work of Community Health Workers in public health.

How You Can Partner

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Learn About Community Health Workers

Learn more about what community health workers do to help improve the health and well-being of their communities, and stay on top of issues that matter.

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Invest in Community Health Workers

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