Vaccine Confidence & Communication Training for CHW/Ps

July 31 @ 9:00 am 11:00 am

In-person training designed to understand vaccine confidence and enhance communication skills.

To help with planning purposes, registration is required.

Public health measures such as wearing a mask, socially distant seating and COVID-19 symptom screening will be implemented.

This training is free of charge, no breakfast will be provided. If you suspect you are sick, we strongly advise you to stay home and rest.

This training is brought to you by: Northwest Vista College CHW Program, UT Health San Antonio|Long School of Medicine, UT Health San Antonio | Center for Medical Humanities & Ethics, YWCA Olga Madrid Center | Ventanilla de Salud and the San Antonio Community Health Workers Association.

Call or text 210-942-9550 if you have any questions.

YWCA Olga Madrid Center

503 Castroville Road
San Antonio,, TX 78237 United States
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Fall 2021 Academic/Technical CHW Courses at Northwest Vista College

Obtain your CHW certificate while earning academic credits towards an Associates of Applied Science in Community Health all at the same time. Enrollment is underway for the following community health worker courses:

Introduction to Community Health
Wellness and Health Promotion
Community Nutrition
Community Health Advocacy
Clinical /Internship

Registration and Enrollment Information:

Centro de Navegación Comunitaria de Salud (210) 942-9550

SACHWA in collaboration with Día de La Mujer Latina are working together to offer this helpful resource to San Antonio’s Spanish speaking population.

This is a Spanish phone line where people can call or text to request information to connect with community health resources (clinics, wellness programs, immunizations, health insurance resources). People having difficulty  scheduling their doctors’ appointments due to the language barrier or who need help finding and obtaining the COVID-19 vaccine are welcome to call or text.

Local Community Health Workers/Promotores de Salud will answer the calls. Also, If you or your organization would like to share information with us on programming/services that promote physical, mental, and spiritual wellness, you may Email that information to and we will add it to our database.

For questions about this service please contact Guadalupe Cornejo at

We appreciate you sharing this information with your family, friends, clients, and organizations.

Community Clinic: Pfizer Vaccine

June 12 @ 9:00 am 12:00 pm

Pfizer vaccine will be available for individuals 12 years and Older.

The Community Health Worker Program in collaboration with Alamo Colleges District, CommuniCare Health Centers, U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development, San Antonio Housing Authority and San Antonio Community Health Workers Association bring the Pfizer to this community clinic. This will be a Walk-In Clinic , No appointment Required!

Alamo Colleges District Westside Education & Training Center

563 SW 40th St
SAN ANTONIO, Bexar 78237
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Clínica Comunitaria: Vacuna Pfizer Gratis

La vacuna estará disponible para todos los niños de 12 años para arriba, jovenes y adultos de todas las edades. No se requiere hacer cita, cualquier persona encargada de un menor de edad puede autorizar que el menor reciba su vacuna simplemente firmando la forma de consentimiento que tendremos a su disposición el día de la vacunación.

SACHWA- Virtual CHW Monthly Meeting

April 29 @ 2:00 pm 3:30 pm

Monthly meeting where CHWs can provide updates on their work, ask for peer-to-peer consultation and support, share resources and learn about SACHWA projects.

To request zoom link, please send an email request to or

Groundbreaking of the new Westside Education and Training Center.

April 29 @ 10:00 am 11:00 am

About The Alamo Colleges Westside Education & Training Center (WETC)
Located in the heart of Edgewood Independent School District, the WETC was opened to provide education and services to the westside community. The new multi-use building will be capable of supporting an early college high school, college technical and academic programs and services for the community. The newly designed building was designed with flexibility in mind for future Smart Growth.

The event will be live streamed on the Alamo Colleges District’s social channels. Tune in to watch live.