Revista Cubana de Enfermería
versión On-line ISSN 1561-2961
MARTINEZ PEREZ, Misleny. Sistematización de la experiencia en 2 años de trabajo. Consejo Popular Arimao. Rev Cubana Enfermer [online]. 1998, vol.14, n.2, pp. 124-130. ISSN 1561-2961.
The community and social participation as an action has been part of the daily life every group and community. A descriptive and qualitative study of the 2-year period 1994-1996 was conduceted to determine the hygienic, sanitary, socioeconomic, sports, cultural and health transformation occurred at the circumscription # 73 of the ABalcón Arimao@ People's Council, in La Lisa municipality, which is located in an insalubrious suburb with a high criminal rate, school dropout and unemployment, that is subjected to social actions. The method of Experience Systematization of Oscar Hara in 5 times was applied and included in the living process of this community in addition to life histories. The most important achievement was to gather all the social members of the community, with their mobilization capacity, under the leadership of the main conductors of the process through an innovative methodology starting from its context. Positive changes were observed in the life style and the health status of the population.
Palabras llave : CONSUMER PARTICIPATION; SOCIOECONOMIC FACTORS; HEALTH STATUS; LIFE STYLE; SOCIAL CONDITIONS..