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Mini Grant Available!

Read more here! The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is offering mini-grants to Rhode Island organizations to expand the Walk with Ease (WWE) program. WWE is a six week walking program that guides individuals through a participant resource book to engage in walking three times per week. Completers of the program experience increased strength,…

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CHWs & Sustainability in RI Conference JAn 31, 2020

Vibrant discussion on excellence in CHW supervision, lessons from Massachusetts on their CHW sustainability path forward, and training on supporting employees in recovery. That and energetic networking permeated today’s CHWARI’s conference, “CHWs and Sustainability in RI.” Email joinchwari@gmail.com today to learn how hiring CHWs can positively impact your organization! CHWARI’S new brochure. Ask us for…

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NIH Funding Opportunity

Deadline December 13th! This Research Project Grant is funded by the National Institutes of Health and the National Institute of Nursing Research…

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BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SPECIALIST TRAINING PROGRAM

FREE Behavioral Health SpecialistTraining Program*Earn 12 Rhode Island College Credits* Bilingual Participants Needed!!!Link to Printable Flyer The Workforce S.T.A.T Program is offering a Behavioral Health Specialist Training Program with Bradley Hospital and Rhode Island College. The Behavioral Health Training will start in January and will be 15 weeks at RIC and a 6 week internship at Bradley…

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CHW Gathering at Newport’s HEZ!

October 24, 2019 : 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm Let’s Build Capacity! This month’s CHWARI Gathering is at Newport’s HEZ!  CHW Leaders like Jazmine Wray and Neyda DeJesus have cultivated a well-balanced effort toward health equity in Newport that utilizes both grassroots actions and speakers’ platforms! Come discuss with them how they do it, and share what you…

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