Community Health Educators (CHE)

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Our Mission:

Community Health Educators (CHE) is a peer-led health education group whose goal is to educate New Haven public school students to make informed decisions about their health. CHE seeks to break down the barriers of traditional health education through a comprehensive curriculum that is rooted in open conversation and empathy.



Our Activities:

Weekly Middle and High School Health Education Teaching and Curriculum Preparation
Direct Service
Members of Community Health Educators (CHE) serve in New Haven Public High Schools to provide health and nutrition education to middle and high school aged youth. Lesson plans have been created by CHE to include updated and pertinent information as well as comprehensive skills to help students pursue healthy lifestyles. The lessons are provided in a hybrid format, virtual and in person, to ensure that all members can have an active role in educating students.



Student Leaders:

Aster Aguilar - Co-Coordinator/Co-President Tejita Agarwal - Co-Coordinator/Co-President Matthew Fan - Co-Coordinator/Co-President Cage Cochran - Co-Coordinator/Co-President

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