Introduction to Community Health Worker Programs

The webinar will explore the role of a community health worker (CHW) and how a CHW program can be applied in the homeless health care setting. The session will also provide an overview of the Homelessness 101 program and its relevance to the advocacy role of a community health worker.


  • Matt Leber, Community Organizer and Co-founder; Nashville Homeless Power Project
  • Katy Valesky, MSSW; Consumer Advocate, National Health Care for the Homeless Council
  • Carmón Ryals, Social Justice Advocate, former staff organizer, Nashville Homeless Power Project
  • Russanne Buchi-Fotré, Outreach Worker, former advisor, Nashville HCH Homeless Advisory Committee