Updates about the New Mother’s Project:
The New Mother’s project endeavors to reduce the impact of poverty in rural Jalapa, Nicaragua, which is a direct or indirect cause of inadequate education, high adolescent birth rates, increased maternal and child mortality, and chronic infant malnutrition for residents in these communities.
The 2016 year ended with over 218 attended to by the New Mother Project’s trained promoters. An additional 72 people have also attended the home visits or workshops, such as the pregnant woman’s partner, sister, or mother. As this report is written 78 women have...read more