Monday, March 25, 2019 to Tuesday, June 4, 2019
Russian Oregon Social Services, 7931 NE Halsey St, Portland
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5:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Help others in the Russian community learn healthy habits and how to navigate the health system. This free, 90-hour training will prepare Russian-speakers to work as a certified community health worker in Oregon

This course provides:

  • Community health worker certification and registration with the Oregon Health Authority
  • Career advancement and leadership skills
  • Community-driven and culturally-specific community health worker training centered in the Russian-speaking community’s culture and values
  • Focus on education, prevention and root causes of health disparities

Training Dates

March 25 to June 4

  • Mondays and Thursdays, 5:30-9pm
  • Saturday, April 13 and May 11, 9:00am-4:30pm

Registration & Cost

Applications due Monday, March 4, 2019 at 5pm. We will let you know if you have been selected by March 11. Free.

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Contact Teresa Campos,, 503-709-6567


  • Multnomah County Health Department
  • East Portland Action Plan
  • IRCO
  • Lutheran Community Services NW
  • Oregon Community Health Worker Association (ORCHWA)
  • Russian Oregon Social Services (ROSS)
  • Volunteers of America