Empowerment – two more days to have your gift matched!

Beginning in January, five of our veteran promotoras (community health workers) will teach new promotoras de salud the skills they need to provide frontline care, spread health knowledge, and introduce disease-preventing practices to their communities. This initiative expands the geographic reach of our programming and also enhances the docentes’ status as leaders in their home communities….

Promoting health through sharing knowledge

“It has been a tremendous year for my family and me. This was my second year working as a promotora de salud in my town of Huilloc. More people seek out my knowledge every week.” –Promotora Teresa As a Sacred Valley Health promotora (community health worker), Teresa provides health education and frontline care to the…

SVH Annual Appeal – Please Support Our Work!

Dear SVH Blog Readers, Sacred Valley Health has had a tremendous second year, and we are grateful to many of you for supporting our work. We are reaching out now to raise money to sustain our programs and expand our reach in 2014. Our goals include: Grow our community health worker (promotora) program by adding…