‘Mision Manuela’ arrives in Cuenca

“Mision Manuela” is part of the “Toda Una Vida” National Development Plan 2017-2021, charged with guaranteeing protection, support programs, and assistance to people with disabilities through public policies and social development programs. Starting in May, Mision Manuela’s workers will start the process of locating Cuencanos to enroll them and their families into available public programs. These programs include health education, social inclusion, and public housing assistance. “We’ll identify those handicapped citizens and their household, in order to continuously help them. We’ll be focusing on assisting those in vulnerable situations or extreme poverty situations,” said Gabriela Aguilar, manager of Mision Manuela…

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