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    512-776-2570  or  512-776-2624 

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    512-776-3860  or  512-776-2208 

    Email: chw@dshs.texas.gov 

    Fax: 512-776-7555 

    Mailing Address
    Texas Department of State Health Services 
    P.O. Box 149347, MC 1945 
    Attn: CHW Training and Certification Program
    Austin, TX 78714-9347 

Community Health Worker Resources

NIDDK CHW Toolkits

The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) developed a training manual and flipchart to help educate people in the community about diabetes and kidney disease. 

For information about the Community Health Worker Training and Certification Program, please email chw@dshs.texas.gov. 

For information about Maternal and Child Health (MCH) in Texas, please email TitleV@dshs.texas.gov or call (512) 776-7373. 

Links to external sites are for more information only and do not have the endorsement of the Texas Department of State Health Services. 

Last updated June 3, 2019