Community Health Worker

Role

Community Health Workers help navigate the gaps between the community and health and social services. They help individuals find health resources and services and are often recognized as outreach workers and community health educators. Their roles can relate to and sometimes overlap with the roles of patient navigators.

Training and Salary

High school diploma or equivalent

$17,680 - $42,000

Programs in New Hampshire

The Southern NH Area Health Education Center (AHEC) offers a CHW training program which includes a variety of topics. The Northern NH Area Health Education Center (North Country Health Consortium) offers a hybrid online/in person CHW training program.