Every month the Preventive Health Program visits San Pedro, a rural Eastern community of Estelí. The program's coordinator, Gladys Ruiz, gives educational talks to the children and their parents about hygiene. The children receive a toothbrush, toothpaste and anti-parasite medicine.
Gladys Ruiz, coordinator of the Preventive Health Program, with children of the San Pedro community.
When necessary, parents receive lice shampoo.