A Journey to “Middle Earth”… in Peru

This past weekend the Sacred Valley Health crew made their way through Peru’s version of every province of Middle Earth (of J.R.R. Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings trilogy). We woke up at an obscene hour of the day to drive nearly an hour to the trail head in a rural town called Taucca. Naturally, we…

Curriculum Development in the Valley

This week’s office-based work centered on the development of the promotora training curriculum and materials for February, focusing on hygiene in the home and community. Combining brainpower, the office became a storm of ideas, notes, and discussion — finally culminating in the creation of a PowerPoint for February’s educational sessions! We translated the PowerPoint into…