Connecting Care: A Project on Social Connectedness by the Community Health Workers of Companeros En Salud in Chiapas, Mexico

In small and remote mountain villages in the Mexican state of Chiapas, Community Health Workers (CHW), referred to here as acompañantes, regularly visit their chronically ill neighbours to provide both medical and emotional support. When people are geographically and sometimes socially isolated and affected by ill health, CHWs provide vital Read more…