Authors: Saira Nawaz, Kyle J. Moon, Rosa Vazquez, Jasmin R. Navarrete, Anne Trinh, Lizette Escobedo & Gloria Itzel Montiel
This study explored the role of CHWs in COVID-19 response, recovery, and rebuilding and the importance, needs, and perils of CHW models. The ¡Andale! ¿Que Esperas? (AQE) vaccination campaign invested in the CHW workforce in California, expanding access to and instilling confidence in COVID-19 vaccines among Latinx communities.The results highlight the importance of funding CHW programs to build community resilience and mobilize communities for social change.
Region: North America (U.S. and Canada)
Country: United States of America