Tennessee Community Health Worker Association

What We Do

Our Services and Support

We offer comprehensive CHW training and certification programs, designed to equip individuals with the skills and knowledge needed to serve their communities.

We provide education on a range of
topics from CHW supervision
to health and poverty, in a virtual
format affording CHWs and
allies networking opportunities

We advocate for policy and systemic changes that promote health equity and support the CHW workforce. We also offer support and resources to CHWs and
their allies.


About Our Organization

The Tennessee Community Health Worker Association (TNCHWA) is a leading organization dedicated to empowering and supporting CHWs across the state. Our mission is to advance a healthier Tennessee through advocacy and support, and we are committed to promoting the valuable contributions that CHWs make in our communities. Through our programs and initiatives, we aim to create a supportive network of CHWs in Tennessee as they continue to improve health outcomes for residents across the state.

At TNCHWA, we believe in the power of community and the importance of addressing social determinants of health. That’s why we offer a range of training and programs, as well as advocacy and support services, to help CHWs build the skills and knowledge they need to make a positive impact. Join our community today and become a part of a movement to advance a healthier TN.

Help Us Make a Difference

Support Our Mission
to Advance a Healthier TN.

The Importance of Community Health Workers

Community Health Workers (CHWs) play a vital role in improving health outcomes for residents by building trusting relationships, connecting clients to care, and advocating for systemic changes.

At TNCHWA, we are committed to supporting and empowering CHWs in Tennessee through training, advocacy, and networking opportunities. We believe that CHWs are an essential part of our communities and that their contributions are critical to achieving health equity in our state.

If you’re interested in learning more about CHWs or supporting our work, we encourage you to explore our website and get in touch with us.

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