AHMEN teams concerned with water quality in Honduras

     Life In a Single Drop of Water

     Life In a Single Drop of Water

Many AHMEN teams will soon be again working to improve the health of the poor in Honduras through water quality education and installation of home water filtration systems.   The lack of pure, safe drinking water is the largest killer of young children across the world.  Water education has been an important tool for AHMEN. Using the monograph "Worms and Germs" written by AHMEN members, local families learn about the importance of water quality for their family's health.  The monograph was recently update to include the new mosquito borne risks of Zika virus and the Chikungunya virus.   These are available to read or download in English and Spanish.

2016 Health Booklet (English) "Worms and Germs"

2016 Health Booklet (SPANISH)  "Worms and Germs"

In a Drop of River Water

 

 

 Drinking Water for a Family in Honduras

 

 

The next time you go into your kitchen for a glass of water, please think of this picture.  Here at home, we take it for granted that our water will not make us sick.  Sure, there are occasional problems, but for the most part anywhere you go in the U.S. you can brush you teeth with tap water or swallow a little water in the shower.  We don’t have to worry that your kids will get parasites or worse.   Life is very different in Honduras.

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 Yorito: AHMEN Community INvolvement Graduation  

 

After almost four years of attending the AHMEN Community Involvement training sessions, 45 community leaders graduated on December 12, 2015 in Yorito, Yoro, Honduras.  Each student received a diploma as a Community Agents in Integrated Health

AHMEN congratulates the graduates and looks forward to the sharing of their skills and knowledge with others for the betterment of their society.

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Newsworthy

!!!  HydrAid Bio-Sand Water Filters available for shipment to Honduras through Feed My Sheep team.

!!!  Things That Go Buzzzz in the Night.   Mosquitoes in Honduras.  Prevention and Protection

AHMEN Community Involvement graduates receive vests to signify their training.

! ! ! Teachers at Plan de Flores are completing their University degrees in Special Education.  Read about their Social Service requirement in progress.

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