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Ana Patricia Aguilera Hermida

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The purpose of this study was to implement a community-based educational program for mature Latino adults and to promote social justice through empowerment, democracy, and education on health. Findings indicate that participants acquired and shared knowledge, created social networks, and gained a sense of empowerment.

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“Sharing Wisdom=Compartiendo Sabiduría”: An Educational Program for the Older Latino Population in the Greater Harrisburg Area

The purpose of this study was to implement a community-based educational program for mature Latino adults and to promote social justice through empowerment, democracy, and education on health. Findings indicate that participants acquired and shared knowledge, created social networks, and gained a sense of empowerment.