The CHWSD is working to develop a directory of CHWs in South Dakota. If you work as a CHW in South Dakota, please complete the form below to share more information about yourself and to receive periodic updates from the CHWSD.
CHW Directory FAQs
What is the CHW Directory?
As CHW certification or registration is not required to be employed as a CHW in South Dakota, the CHWSD is working to develop a statewide, voluntary listing of CHWs.
Why does the CHWSD need a CHW Directory?
A CHW directory helps to track how many CHWs are in South Dakota. By knowing the number of CHWs in South Dakota, the CHWSD can continue to develop and grow the workforce by providing up-to-date numbers to organizations and employers.
Who can join the directory?
Anyone working as a CHW in South Dakota can join the directory. If you are not a CHW, please click here to submit your contact information to receive periodic updates from the CHWSD.
Will my information be shared?
No, your personal information will not be shared. Your information will be used to maintain the directory of CHWs in South Dakota and to periodically contact you regarding information pertinant to CHWs in South Dakota.
My information has changed. How can I update the CHWSD?
If your contact information has changed, please email the CHWSD at firstname.lastname@example.org and include your updated conact information.
Please note: this directory is for the CHWSD to communicate with CHWs in South Dakota and to maintain an estimate of the number of CHWs in South Dakota. This directory is not a formal or recognized CHW certification or registration to certify or license a CHW for employment in South Dakota. Currently, no certification or licensure is required for CHWs in South Dakota. For more information regarding requirements for CHWs working for organizations seeking reimbursement, click here.