CHW ACTION

The CHW ACTION Project

The ACTION project engages Community Health Workers and partner organizations to deliver more effective cancer education, training, and navigation. The project focuses on Colorectal, Cervical, and Breast Cancer prevention, detection, treatment, and survivorship.

Community Health Workers

Through the ACTION project, Community Health Workers can receive free certified CEUs in-person and online, in English and in Spanish, as well as free resources to use for outreach in their own communities.

Organizations

Organizations interested in engaging Community Health Workers for cancer training, information, outreach, and navigation can contact the ACTION project to learn more about training and technical assistance opportunities.

Other Resources

Cancer Screening, Treatment, Education & Prevention

http://texascstep.org/

National Community Health Worker Training Center

http://nchwtc.tamhsc.edu

Southwest Rural Health Research Center

http://sph.tamhsc.edu/srhrc/

Center for Community Health Development

http://cchd.us