Building COVID 19 Vaccine Confidence in Agricultural Communities
Resource Topic: Emerging Issues, Social Determinants of Health (SDOH), Special and Vulnerable Populations
Resource Subtopic: COVID-19, Population Health.
Keywords: Agricultural Workers, Access to Care, Hispanic Americans/Latinos, Latinas, Community Health Workers.
Year Developed: 2021
Resource Type: Archived Webinar
Primary Audience: Outreach Staff
Secondary Audience: Enabling Staff
National Center for Farmworker Health
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Resource Summary: This training will prepare Community Health Workers (CHWs)/Promotores(as) de Salud, or similar professions, who work with Migrant and Seasonal Agricultural Workers (MSAWs) to discuss the Covid-19 vaccines. Trainers will provide insight on the development of COVID-19 vaccines and side-effects associated with the current vaccines available. Participants will learn about the benefits of getting vaccinated, common myths and misconceptions about the COVID-19 vaccine, and strategies to engage communities and individuals in discussions to build confidence about the vaccine.