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1st Quarter KYACHW Members Meeting

Date:  March 22, 2018
Time: 11:00 – 3:00 p.m. EST
Location: Montgomery County Health Department
117 Civic Center
Mt. Sterling KY. 40353
Agenda: KYACHW Association Agenda 3-22-18

Come join us at the Montgomery County Health Department for the 1st Quarter KYACHW Members Meeting.  Lunch will be provided.

ALL KYACHW members are encouraged to attend.

* Elected Board Members will meet prior to the Members Meeting from 10:00-11:00 EST. *

2018 Membership Fees are Due 

This is a reminder that 2018 Membership fees are now due.

You may submit your payment by mailing your check to:

Kentucky Association of Community Health Workers
Attn: Kendra Ward – Treasurer
750 Morton Blvd.
Hazard, KY 41701 

To submit your payment online:


If you are not already on a committee, please visit our Membership page for details on how to get involved.


March 23, 2018
Time: 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. EST
Location: Online Module through CDC TRAIN
TRAIN LINK:  https://www.train.org/cdctrain/course/1075368/live_event  
Note: You will need to log in and register via your TRAIN account.
Course ID: 1075368
Cost: FREE


This webinar explores the successful cross-sector collaboration model of the Green & Healthy Homes Initiative (GHHI), a national program dedicated to breaking the link between unhealthy housing and unhealthy children. The GHHI model replaces stand-alone housing intervention programs with an integrated, whole-house approach. Learn about this successful model of cross-sector collaboration that has improved health, economic and social outcomes for families and communities across the country, including right here in Connecticut.

Learning Objectives:

Describe the mission and goals of the Green & Healthy Homes Initiative (GHHI)

Explain how the GHHI “no wrong door” model can remove bureaucratic boundaries and provide benefits on the systems and family levels

List at least three examples of local level GHHI projects that have brought together innovative funding to bring measurable improvements tot health and housing

Recall where you can go to learn more about GHHI and CT’s GHHI project

Target audience Environmental health staff, housing specialists, public health nurses, community health workers, public health and other local officials and all Healthy Homes partners.


Mental Health First Aid Training

Date: April 26, 2018
Time: 9:00 am-4:00 pm EST
Location: Montgomery County Health Department
Lane Meeting Room
117 Civic Center
Mt. Sterling, KY. 40353


Mental Health First Aid is a national program to teach the skills to respond to the signs of mental illness or substance abuse.

Registration is required as the classes are capped at 20.  To register for this training please contactKeishaR.Cornett@ky.gov  or by calling 859-497-2408.

KYACHW Conference

2017 Conference Presentation Materials – Click Here

The 2nd Annual KYACHW Conference kicked off on September 28th at the Marriott Griffin Gate Resort with keynotes from Dr. Connie White (at right below) and Sinsi Hernandez-Cancio.






2017 KYACHW Conference Photos


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