Duration of Project: July 2014 to June 2015
Project Area: 7 villages of Sanand Taluka, Ahmadabad
Target beneficiaries of SUPRABH: 200 undernourished children between age six months to five years
It is observed that mothers and the family members are not aware about their entitlements from these nutrition and health programmes. Therefore they are not accessing the benefits especially from ICDS. There is a need to strengthen the health communication and counselling component of the programme to educate the mothers about feeding and care of the undernourished children. The mothers of the moderately mal nourished children needs to be educated at the ICDS Centre. To ensure this ASHAs, AWWs, and the Female Health Workers need to be trained in the area of Health communication and counselling.
The objectives of the proposed intervention are:
Main Activities under SUPRABH: