Tag: Hospital

Health Clinics promote breastfeeding awareness with event for moms and babies

15/August/2018

Health and social assistance are universal rights. Viva Rio believes in a wider concept of healthcare and sees the management of public facilities as a way to ensure citizenship for all. With this purpose, Viva Rio got a certificate to operate as an unprofitable Social Health Organization, co-managing over 80 health units in partnership with […]

Health agents and locals create community garden at hospital

22/August/2017

Caring for the environment in which we live is also taking care of our health. In the Municipal Hospital Ronaldo Gazolla collaborators and locals joined the Volunteers of Viva Rio to create a community vegetable garden, free of chemical fertilizers and agrochemicals. A task-force was formed to plant fruit trees, herbs and vegetables on a […]

SOCIAL HEALTH ORGANIZATION

14/June/2017

In 2009 Viva Rio celebrated its 16th year of activities, and we felt that we were ready to do more. Motivated by a desire for social justice and inclusion, we saw the health sector as an opportunity to contribute to a quality public service in communities impacted by poverty and violence. We therefore started bidding […]