In awe of EPES…plus the May 2015 Update is here!

  Hello friends of EPES and AHA! Most of you haven’t heard from me before, but I thought I’d give Chris, our Board President, a break from writing a letter this time. As I was proofreading this EPES Update – specifically the article about EPES turning 33 – I got to thinking how absolutely amazing Read More…

Happy New Year!

AHA and EPES would like to wish you all a happy 2015! As has happened for the past five years, EPES is jumping right in and starting the year with one of its biggest undertakings – the annual International Training Course in Popular Education in Health. Now in its sixth year, participants are arriving in Read More…

Gift the gift of EPES this holiday season!

Read about what EPES has been up to this year – your donations are what keeps this work going! As another holiday season and the end of 2014 approaches, Action for Health in the Americas (AHA) is again seeking your support for the amazing work of Educación Popular en Salud (EPES). I am sure that Read More…

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, Read More…

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. Read More…

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. Read More…

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 as Read More…