From a Passion to a Career.
CHW for COVID Response and Resilient Communities (CCR)
The Coalition was funded for Component B, which focuses on improving and expanding existing CHW efforts and Component , which focuses on developing innovative approaches within only 5 organizations, nationally, to strengthen the use of CHWs through policy, systems, or environmental changes. The St Louis CHW Coalition is one of those 5 sites.
This work will be carried out in partnership with the St Louis County Department of Public Health, City of St Louis Department of Health, St Louis Integrated Health Network, Beyond Housing and the Uniiversity of Missouri St Louis Center for Innovation and Action Center.
Coalition Major Activities:
CHW City + County HUB Operations
CHW, CHW Employer + CHW Referral Trainings
Public Health Series
High School Pipeline
CHW Concept Mapping
additional partnerships & contracts.
Regional Health Commission's PrepareSTL
Missouri Institute for Mental Health - CENTER Initiative
Washington University Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education
The Coalition responds to immediate needs.
When you live in community, you understand that the needs of the communities are different every day.
We chose to live and step with the community.