Here is what you'll experience during one month
Accompany the midwives and learn through their daily work in the ancestral hospital and in the chakra.
Provide support and help in groups to nearby communities to offer prenatal care, postpartum, baby accommodation in the womb and invite pregnant women to attend Amupakin.
Participate in a weekly workshop where the breasts will share their ancestral knowledge and you will be part of traditional ceremonies to capture the essence of the Kichwa worldview around health and healing.
SUBSIDIZED CHILDBIRTH PROGRAM
Your tuition will provide funding for the prenatal care of women from surrounding communities. Providing childbirth services to those who cannot afford maternity care is our intention and goal.
GROUP HOUSING WITH OTHER STUDENTS IN THE PROGRAM(Kitchen included)
MEALS INCLUDED DURING ON CALL SHIFTS (TWO TIMES PER WEEK)
FOUR PRACTICAL WORKSHOPS ON TRADITIONAL KICHWA MIDWIFERY (ONE A WEEK)
ACCOMPANIMENT OF PRENATAL, BIRTH AND POSTPARTUM CONSULTATIONS TO LEARN FROM THE MAMAS.
TRADITIONAL CEREMONIES SUCH AS WAYUSA UPINA AND CLEANSING
Ready for a lifechanging experience and to help Amupakin?
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