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Past Projects

Integrated Nutrition & Health Program

  • Duration: 2004-2010

    Location: 9 nos blocksof Purulia district, West Bengal

    Coverage: 1273575people in 9 blocks

    Financial Involvement:12,94,000.00

    CARE WB along with the nodal deptt. Launched the program of theIntegrated Nutrition and HealthProgramme. The launching programme was implemented jointly by Deptt. ofSocial welfare and Women and children Deptt. the project is a convergenceprogram of Health, Nutrition, and Panchayat promoting child & Mother (Pregnant & Lactating) Health. from 1999 - 2011. The  Programme is implemented by Purulia Agragami atJhalda-I, Jhalda-II, Jaypur, Arsha, Punncha, Manbazar-I & II, Kashipur,Hura and Baghmundi block in partnership with CARE, India for improving theHealth and nutritional status of mother and children with a special focus onadolescent girls using the local humanresources. The main objective of the Program is to reduce the rate of IMR andmalnutrition. Several innovative activities like Husband-Wife-In-law Meet, GanaAnnaprasanna (1st feed ceremony) Observation of Nutritional Week,World Breast Feeding Week, Quiz Competition etc. are organized to generateawareness to build a Baby-Friendly environment in the locality. 

Purulia District Agragami Mahila O Sisu Mangal Samiti
Working for Social Changes

Purulia District Agragami Mahila O Sisu Mangal Samiti, Jhalda, Baghmundi Road, Jargo – 723212. Purulia – District, West Bengal.
Phone No: Phone : +91 9933090870,
Email: pdamsms@rediffmail.com | puruliaagragami@gmail.com