Announcing the 6th Annual International Training Course on Popular Education in Health in Chile!

EPES Foundation and AHA are pleased to announce the 6th Annual International Training Course on Popular Education in Health! Sharing 32 Years of Work for Dignity and Justice in Health Course on Participatory and Community-based Strategies in Health January 5-16, 2015   Santiago and Concepción, Chile The 12-day training course is a mix of classes, conferences,Continue reading “Announcing the 6th Annual International Training Course on Popular Education in Health in Chile!”

Survivors of Valparaiso firestorm march on Congress to demand decent housing and dignity

Read more about what EPES is doing in the recent EPES Update! To help support the work of EPES – including the recovery in Valparaiso – please give a gift through AHA! Survivors of Valparaiso firestorm march on Congress to demand decent housing and dignity By Lezak Shallat, Fundación EPES CHILE Torrential rains turned theContinue reading “Survivors of Valparaiso firestorm march on Congress to demand decent housing and dignity”

The Summer 2014 EPES Update is here!

Read the June 2014 EPES Update (many of you will be receiving the Update in the mail this week – if you’d like to be on AHA’s Mailing List, please let us know by emailing AHABoard@gmail.com!) Dear Friend, As you look forward to summer vacation, it is fall in Chile and EPES’ plate is decidedly brimming over.Continue reading “The Summer 2014 EPES Update is here!”

One Month After the Devastating Fires in Valparaiso

One Month After the Devastating Fires in Valparaiso: Community Organizations Play a Leading Role in Recovery Note from AHA: Mauricio, director of the community center mentioned below, was a participant in EPES’ 3rd International Training Course on Popular Education and Health. You can read more about EPES’ response and recovery plans via the ACT Alliance.Continue reading “One Month After the Devastating Fires in Valparaiso”

A great way to honor mothers this year!

Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 11th! EPES, and its new partner, the Hope Foundation for African Women (HFAW), are committed to supporting and empowering the mothers and families in the communities they serve. A donation to AHA this Mother’s Day can honor the mothers, grandmothers and other special women in your life as well asContinue reading “A great way to honor mothers this year!”