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Please acknowledge the Community Health Works of San

Francisco if any or all parts of this manual are used or adapted.

This Standards of Practice Manual was primarily funded by United States Department of Education, Fund for the

Improvement of Post Secondary Education (FIPSE).

Please note that Appendix A: Who Are CHWs and

What Do They Do?" (in HTML format) and Appendix B:

Identifying Common Core Competencies: A Comparative

Analysis of Job Descriptions for Seven Community Health

Occupation Titles (in MS Word) must be dowloaded separately.

References available upon request