With Every Heartbeat Is Life is a resource for community health workers in African American communities that provides culturally-tailored information and materials on heart disease prevention.
This online toolkit provides everything needed to conduct training for Community Health Workers, implement With Every Heartbeat Is Life in the community, and promote it.
With Every Heartbeat Is Life: A Community Health Worker’s Manual on Heart Disease for African Americans
This 12-session course on heart health created for the African American community includes interactive activities and handouts.
With Every Heartbeat Is Life: Picture Cards for Community Health Workers
This slide presentation (also available as a flipchart) with illustrated pages is an excellent teaching tool to help reinforce key heart health prevention messages within the With Every Heartbeat Is Life manual. It is designed to be used with the community health worker manual; but can also be used alone for presentations on heart health in the community.
Additional information and other resources from The Heart Truth® can be found on the Community Health Workers page.
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