Community Health Workers (CHW) play a critical role in improving the health of their communities, and linking diverse and underserved populations to health and social service systems.While CHWs are currently employed by many providers in the Greater Columbia region, most providers are not compensated for their services.
Greater Columbia Accountable Community of Health (GCACH) is seeking to support organizations willing to provide internships for Community Health Workers through available funding! Applications are accepted through mid-April with program launch in July 2021. This is an 18-month program and funding is available in amounts of $50,000 per award.
APPLICATIONS ARE DUE BY FRIDAY APRIL 16TH 2021 BY 12PM NOON. Please submit completed applications to Diane Halo at firstname.lastname@example.org