Dr. Jeff Heck with local children in Concepción, Intibucá
Our Vision and Mission:
Vision: People of the frontera, known as the Dry Corridor of Intibucá, Honduras, live longer, healthier, more productive and fulfilling lives in a strong community.
Mission: To work together with our communities to create, implement, and operate equitably accessible, sustainable health, nutrition, and education services.
Where We Serve
Shoulder to Shoulder implements and manages health care services for over 69,000 Hondurans in the rural department of Intibucá.
Currently, Shoulder to Shoulder operates 7 primary health centers staffed by a physician (CESAMOs), 9 staffed by a nurse (CESARs), and 3 Child and Maternal Health Clinics (CMIs).
We also have several Primary Care Teams (EAPs) which support 3 affiliate clinics at Pinares (Virginia Commonwealth University), Guachipilincito (Brown University), and Agua Salada (University of Wyoming).