Recruiting the Heart, Training the Brain

Recruiting the Heart, Training the Brain

Recruiting the Heart, Training the Brain tells the story of how Latino Health Access developed its groundbreaking promotor model of peer-to-peer outreach and education in Santa Ana, California. Facing problems such as obesity and diabetes, exacerbated by poverty and discrimination, their strategies, advice, and accomplishments will spark hope and change across an increasingly unhealthy country.

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Helping Health Workers Learn

Helping Health Workers Learn

An indispensable resource for health educators, Helping Health Workers Learn shows how to make health education engaging and effective. This book encourages community involvement through participatory education and emphasizes a people-centered approach to care. Also available in Spanish.
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Health Actions for Women

Health Actions for Women

Health Actions for Women addresses the social factors that prevent women and girls from enjoying healthy lives. This guide offers proven strategies to help women and men facilitate community discussions and action, even in challenging settings where organizing for women’s health is difficult or dangerous. Also available in Khmer.
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Setting up Community Health Programmes

Setting up Community Health Programmes

Currently in its 3rd edition, and benefitting from almost two decades of testing and revision, this is the first U.S. printing of Setting Up Community Health Programmes. This detailed, simply written manual covers the basic principles of community-based health care, including setting up and managing specific programs, in language that is easy to understand.
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Jamkhed: A Comprehensive Rural Health Project

Jamkhed: A Comprehensive Rural Health Project

Jamkhed tells the story of poor, disenfranchised men and women who developed a sustainable community-based primary health care program in the town of Jamkhed, Maharashtra, one of the poorest parts of India. From a single village, the award-winning program has grown to over 2,000 villages in rural India and offers trainings both nationally and internationally. The success of Jamkhed shows that ‘Health for All’ can indeed become a reality.
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Training for Transformation, Vols. 1-3

Training for Transformation, Vols. 1-3

Training for Transformation is designed to assist workers in the field who are encouraging the development of self-reliant creative communities. The set consists of three practical and easy-to-use handbooks that are useful for anyone working toward transforming society.
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Training for Transformation, Vol. 4

Training for Transformation, Vol. 4

Training for Transformation is designed to assist workers in the field who are encouraging the development of self-reliant creative communities. This new volume is divided into easy-to-follow modules, which can be covered in any order, making it a practical and accessible workbook for community development workers.
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Training for Transformation in Practice

Training for Transformation in Practice

Training for Transformation in Practice shares 27 stories of how the Training for Transformation approach has been adapted in countries all over the world. In widely different contexts and cultures, this method has evoked strong creative leadership and deep commitment, sometimes bringing about major changes at the cultural and legal levels. The book is inspiring reading for students and practitioners of adult education and community organizing.
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Transformation Set

Transformation Set

The innovative training techniques and approaches to community development provided in Training for Transformation Volumes 1-4 assist community educators and and activists in the development of self-reliant communities. Training for Transformation in Practice shares experiences of activists using these methods.
Regularly $127.85, this set is now $99.95 – a savings of 20% when you buy all five volumes together.
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Community Health Set

Community Health Set

All the books you need to start a community clinic! This collection is aimed at resourceful health educators and includes the popular Where There Is No Doctor along with Helping Health Workers Learn and Setting Up Community Health Programmes. These titles cover general health topics and provide group activities and practical strategies for health education and management.
Regularly $83.85 if purchased separately, this set is only $66.95 – a savings of 20%.
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Health Organizing Set

Health Organizing Set

Three action-based resources that provide concrete strategies and activities for organizing for better health in your community. Topics include environmental health, women’s health and rights, and workers’ health and safety, through the three titles: A Community Guide to Environmental Health, Health Actions for Women and Workers’ Guide to Health and Safety.
Regularly $91.85 if purchased separately, this set is now $74.95 - a savings of 20%!
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Aprendiendo a promover la salud

Aprendiendo a promover la salud

Spanish translation of Helping Health Workers Learn
Con cientos de métodos, materiales e ideas, este libro para instructores y promotores de salud popular explica cómo planificar un programa de capacitación, hacer materiales de enseñanza, usar cuentos y sociodramas y más. También disponible en inglés.
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