Our Mission

“MHP Salud promotes the Community Health Worker (CHW) profession nationally as a culturally appropriate strategy to improve health and implements CHW programs to empower underserved Latino communities. “

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MHP Salud implements Community Health Worker programs to empower underserved Latino communities and promotes the CHW model nationally as a culturally appropriate strategy to improve health.

Various MHP Salud CHWs

Our Vision

Our populations and their communities will enjoy health without barriers.

Community Health Workers are at the center of everything we do. We believe that every person has unique skills, talents, and experiences that are key to creating and implementing solutions to community needs. We believe that our communities are empowered through peer education and by treating all people with respect, honesty, and integrity.

As an organization, we value community-driven approaches based on collaboration, empowerment, and proactive problem solving to eliminate the root causes of health inequity. Our high-quality experience and outcomes-based innovations combined with the technology we use ensures change that is appropriate to the community and our fast-paced, ever-changing environment.

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At the center of everything we do is the CHW model. We believe that every person has unique skills, talents, and experiences that are key to creating and implementing solutions to community needs. We believe that our communities are empowered through peer education and by treating all people with respect, honesty, and integrity.

As an organization, we value community-driven approaches based on collaboration, empowerment, and proactive problem solving to eliminate the root causes of health inequity. Our high-quality experience and outcomes-based innovations combined with the technology we use ensures change that is appropriate to the community and our fast-paced, ever changing environment.

Our Strategic Plan

We have set in place a strategic plan to advance the CHW field so that our populations and their communities can enjoy health without barriers.

Support and assist CHWs in advancing their profession

Develop and strengthen strategic relationships to support the organizational mission.

Pursue different markets within existing revenue streams

Use CHW program outcomes and ROI data to advance the profession and effectively implement community programs

Our Strategic Plan

MHP Salud has set in place a strategic plan to advance the Community Health Worker field so that our populations and their communities can enjoy health without barriers.

  1. Lead and promote the CHW model
  2. Advance the CHW model as a health profession
  3. Facilitate and extend access to resources and services for individuals, families, and communities to improve health
  4. Cultivate strategic partnerships to carry out MHP Salud’s mission
  5. Demonstrate and quantify the value of CHWs to health systems, public health, health payers, and community.

Our Values

Community-driven approaches based on collaboration, empowerment, and proactive problem solving will contribute to eliminating the root causes of poor health and health disparities.

Using technology, experience, and outcomes based innovations of the highest quality ensures change that is appropriate to both the community and our fast paced and ever changing environment.

A CHW helping a woman check her heart rate..

Every person in a community has unique skills, talents and experiences that are key to creating and implementing solutions to community needs.

Participants posing with exercise bands.

Empowerment is achieved through peer education and treating all people with respect, honesty and integrity.

A mother and grandmother holding a child.

Who We Serve

MHP Salud currently works within the most vulnerable Latino communities of Florida, Michigan, Texas, and Washington. These communities are often rural, primarily Spanish-speaking, and face barriers when trying to maintain a healthy life like lack of access to health services, healthy foods and cultural representation within the health care system. Our CHWs live and work within these communities to help address these barriers and more to help increase access to resources and bring community members closer.

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Who We Serve

MHP Salud currently works within the most vulnerable Latino communities of Florida, Michigan, Texas, and Washington. These communities are often rural, primarily Spanish-speaking, and face barriers when trying to maintain a healthy life like lack of access to health services, healthy foods and cultural representation within the health care system. Our CHWs live and work within these communities to help address these barriers and more to help increase access to resources and bring community members closer.

Learn More

Online Resource Directory

Sign up to gain access to free resources, both in English and Spanish, that are easy-to-use and created specifically for CHW programs operating within hard to reach or underserved areas. You can also find recent news and stay up to date with all things Community Health Worker on our blog.

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Online Resource Directory

Sign up to gain access to free resources, both in English and Spanish, that are easy-to-use and created specifically for CHW programs operating within hard to reach or underserved areas. You can also find recent news and stay up to date with all things Community Health Worker on our blog.

Find Out More
A MHP Salud staff member facilitating a training.

Training & Technical Assistance

MHP Salud has over 35 years of experience providing training and technical assistance to health organizations looking to build or enhance their community health worker programs. Our services are easily customizable to meet the needs of your organization so that you can get the most effective results from your CHW program.

How We Can Help

Training & Technical Assistance

MHP Salud has over 35 years of experience providing training and technical assistance to health organizations looking to build or enhance their community health worker programs. Our services are easily customizable to meet the needs of your organization so that you can get the most effective results from your CHW program. Here is

How We Can Help

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