08 Dec
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Adult Education Students Graduation Ceremony

On December 5th, CASA´s library held a certificate ceremony for the students who completed their primary and secondary studies through the National Institute for Adult Education (INEA) program. Two INEA representatives, José Luis Berra and Maria Guadalupe Chavez Rodríguez attended the ceremony as well as INEA teacher Lorena Martinez and CASA library coordinator, Lucia Abigail […]

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06 Dec
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Mañanita Revolucionaria

This month, the Early Childhood Development Center (CDI) celebrated the traditional Mañanita Revolucionaria commemorating the 106th anniversary of the Mexican Revolution. The daycare and preschool children learned about the history behind the Revolution and dressed up as Revolutionaries and Adelitas (female soldiers). A party was held for students and parents in CASA's courtyard to celebrate [...]
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30 Nov
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Forming Alliances in the Field of Midwifery

CASA’s third semester Professional Midwifery School students attended the Annual Midwifery Forum in Mexico City on November 17-19 where the young women had the opportunity to meet and share experiences with traditional and professional midwives, obstetricians, perinatologists and other health professionals involved in Mexican midwifery. The forum consisted of various workshops over the course of [...]
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30 Nov
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Violence Prevention Workshop

On November 22, CDI held a workshop for parents with psychologist Gabriela Márquez on violence and child abuse prevention. The purpose of CDI workshops are to provide childcare information to parents, as well as increase parental involvement in activities that are organized by teachers. On November 22, CDI held a workshop for parents with psychologist [...]
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30 Nov
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CASA’s Library, A Space for New Learning Methods

Our Library program aims to improve services according to the needs of our patrons. CASA’s Rosario Castellanos Library focuses largely on promoting reading habits among the children enrolled in our Early Childhood Development Center (CDI) daycare and preschool. A fundamental library activity is fostering reading habits and a love for knowledge - abilities that are [...]
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24 Nov
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CASA Attends the Third International Conference on the Social Prevention of Violence and Crime

CASA’s violence prevention program, ELEGIR, attended the International Conference on the Social Prevention of Violence and Crime on November 23-24 in Guanajuato in order to ensure the program’s presence and form relationships at the state level. The purpose of the conference is to "Establish a theoretical-practical reference framework on the current paradigms of social prevention [...]
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17 Nov
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CASA’s Library: A Place for Continuous Education

The teacher Lorena Martínez, who works for the INEA (National Institute for Adult Education) program, has been teaching her classes for more than 10 years within the CASA Library, being a suitable space for the population that wishes to continue studies of different educational levels and free of charge. In one initiate the teacher began [...]
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11 Nov
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Day of the Dead in CASA

CASA organized Day of the Dead activities including a Catrina’s parade on November 1st. Students and teachers dressed up as Catrinas and Catrines from different eras. In addition to being a fun and lively activity, the Center for Childhood Development (CDI) used the holiday as an opportunity to teach students about Mexican customs and traditions and make connections between their […]

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10 Nov
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The Sakamoto Family

CASA’s hospital had the honor of delivering the fourth baby for the Sakamoto family, originally from Japan. The mother shared that she felt very excited, happy and appreciative of the treatment that she received from CASA midwife Marlen Mejía.

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03 Nov
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Tree Planting in the Palo Colorado Community

On October 13th, CASA’s community health advocates visited the Palo Colorado preschool to give a lesson on tree planting and caring for the environment. A total of 12 trees were planted by the children with the help of CASA advocates Heriberta Rivera and Cesar Ramirez. The promoters taught the students how to plant and take care […]

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