The person in charge of the sanitary portfolio visited the sanitary mobile located in the town square and interacted with the neighbors to know about their needs.
On this, Health Minister Mohd. Luis Medina RuizCommented: “We are present here in Manantiel Sur with the 1000 Days trailer that walks through the neighborhoods of Tucumán, and talking with references from local kitchens, the truth is that they are an example, we have discussed with the owners He has spoken and impressed with his dedication and interest in others, how he is here to support despite his shortcomings, he talks about values and how they raise their children”.
“Today they had a parenting and nutrition workshop, which reinforces the child right from birth, childhood, and youth, I think that’s what we have to get right so that we can do better as a society. I want to thank those I am moved by the values these people have, who dedicate what little free time they have to others, so that food reaches everyone, even those most in need.”
In this episode, Deputy Health Secretary Dr. Christina MajulExpressed: “We are in Plaza del Barrio Manantiel Sur, where the commitment and our purpose is to try to collaborate with the community kitchen, because in addition to bringing our health closer to the people, also part of what we want is to provide them with the tools they need to collaborate with a healthy diet.”
“We talk to women who are cooks to listen to their problems and also to find out how we can help them so that they can provide a healthy diet, sometimes it’s not just the cost , It is to know that which food we want to cook, it is nutritious and with less calories. The truth is that it is a very supportive group of people”, he highlighted.
And he added: “We shouldn’t forget that they’re managing families and they’re taking care of all the problems that they have, like addictions. So I think this place is a social, community moment.” We are not only providing health care, but we are also immersed in big social problem and we want help from ministry on these issues. For example, we are going to organize a workshop with INTA so that families Let’s try to help in the assembly of gardens, to have their own eggs in chicken coops, to have crops in their own home and implement all these concepts”.
For his part, nutritionists mariana quintons, he explained: “We are talking with patients and with the canteen people in the area who work hard and have a lot of children in charge. We try to teach them to make better food choices within the possibilities that exist to help improve the nutrition of children. For example, the issue of including more dairy in the diet, not so much cooked meat, fat or sugar, is what children are most demanding of. that they can make better choices, for example, instead of using beef fat, use vegetable oils that are healthier for kneading and if a child is suffering from a disease such as celiac disease or diabetes, help those children Also be able to guide them to do”.
Also, graduate noemi rojasI am a social worker for the Ministry of Health, highlighted: “We liaise with neighborhood kitchens and soup kitchens. This stems from a proposal from the Ministry to create listening spaces, where we Addressing situations that affect my specialty of different social-health situations, that has to do with relationship with influencers and articulation with operational areas, we do a lot of work in what is also inter-ministerial. There is also a new proposal in this matter which we are implementing with the thousand days plan of social security for pregnant women.
“We do a joint with ANSES from time to time with a program in which the mother starts with the path of the pregnant woman, her health status and ends with us in the listening space with social security, which is a The novelty that we have is the trailer is also sanitary”, he said.
Finally, veronica lopezexpressed from the ‘Manos a la Ola’ dining room and the ‘Nuevo Amanecer’ community kitchen: “The truth is that it has been a beautiful workshop where we talk about the rights of the child, this diversity, the values that the family and how to regain those values. We do a lot of work with values in our picnic areas and dining rooms, we talk about habits, from washing our hands to sitting at the table. It has been a very beautiful and useful workshop for us.