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Taller Salud, Inc. is a feminist based community organization that works towards the health and wellbeing of girls, adolescents and adult women, directed primarily at communities with limited resources Read more
Taller Salud, Inc. is a feminist based community organization that works towards the health and wellbeing of girls, adolescents and adult women, directed primarily at communities with limited resources
Taller Salud has three main programs directed at women in different life stages: § Sexual Assault Prevention Program works with girls 6 to 12 years old, their parents, teachers and counselors in order to raise consciousness about the threat of sexual assault. § Rescuing Time and Space is a primary prevention program focused on topics related to sexually transmitted infections, relationship violence and teenage pregnancy. The program also develops an intergenerational curriculum integrating art, counseling and health education to HIV/AIDS prevention with community women and girls. § A Right to Grow in Peace is an educational program directed at people in charge of minor children. The program provides group workshops and individual counseling for mothers, fathers and grandparents regarding healthy and effective child rearing strategies.