upcoming training

Online Training: Hospital Community Benefits

Tuesday, June 4th 1:00 - 2:00pm
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Recent changes to hospital community benefit guidelines and regulations have important implications for public health – CHNA 20 is sponsoring a special presentation with a representative from the Massachusetts Public Health Association on how the changes impact you and the communities you serve.  The presentation will include an overview of hospital spending in Massachusetts and the role hospitals can play in addressing upstream social determinants of health.  The presentation will provide a high-level overview of the Massachusetts Community Benefits landscape, the Department of Public Health’s Determination of Need Community Health Initiative, and how community leaders can get involved.  

Presentation by Kristina Kimani, Coalition and Advocacy Manager, Massachusetts Public Health Association


past trainings

  • Mental Health First Aid: Mental Health First Aid is an 8 hour course that teaches how to help someone who is developing a mental problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. The training helps an individual to learn to identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental illness and substance use disorders.

  • Grant Writing 101: Improving your grant-writing skills to give funders the information they want and increase your chances of receiving the money you need

  • Cultural Competency