Twelfth Annual Community Health Worker Conference

Community Health Workers:
Rebuilding to Attain and Sustain Mental Health and Wellness

Thursday, August 22, 2019
8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


Grand Valley State University – Eberhard Center
301 Fulton Street W
Grand Rapids, Michigan 49504-6495

Conference Objectives:

  • Create educational opportunities to enhance the effectiveness of the Community Health Worker
  • Explore elements of life that impact wellness and mental health
  • Recognize techniques to cultivate a healthy mind and spirit

Target Audience

The conference is designed for CHWs. CHWs are known by a variety of names, including village health workers, public health technicians, promotoras, community health advisors, outreach workers, health auxiliaries, health workers, lay health workers, health agents, health promoters, family welfare educators, health volunteers, school health aides, diabetes community health workers and community health aides.

6.0 CHW Continuing Education Hours applied toward your MiCHWA Certification Requirements

View past conference presentations here.