Personal Stories: Janeth

Janeth lives in the Shuyo Grande community, she is 25 years old and has complete only primary education. She has 4 children. She works in agriculture with her husband.

Janeth’s eldest son is 9 years old and suffers from physical disability, he cannot walk due to a problem in his legs. However, until now she doesn’t know exactly the accuracy is the problem that your child has, she does’nt have possibilities to go to a hospital or money for the necessary exams to determine the disease that affects the mobility of her child.

Her child’s situation is something that causes her great pain and suffering, she is afraid of having more children and until now she doesn’t use any type of contraceptive method because she has never recieved information about it. But he told us that, thanks to the workshop thay they received, she took the decision to use an Implant to avoid having more children. The words of this young woman are proof that Lucy’s goals in the Andes are being met in Angamarca.

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