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Past Projects
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BRIDDHI

An initiative to improve thenutritional status of Severe and Acute Malnourished Children in the district ofPurulia.

Duration: March 2013 to May-2016

Location: Jhalda-II &Purulia-II Block in Purulia district of West Bengal

Coverage: 2, 90,749 populationin 223villages & 404 AW Centres.

Financial involvement: 39,96,353.00

The BRIDDHI projectis designed by CARE India with the support of the Horlicks AaaharAbhiyaan aninitiative of GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare Ltd. The objective of theproject is to improve the nutritional status of severely malnourished childrenin the age group of 3-6 years. Identification and follow up of children insevere grades of malnutrition, home visit and nutrition counselling, nutritiondemonstration and referral for health care are the basic services ensured forthe identified children. Some of the key strategies include case management,capacity building, stakeholder orientation, growth monitoring, and community-based behaviour change communication. Agragami as Local partner NGO   implemented the project at Jhalda-II &Purulia-II block in the district of Purulia since March 2013 in closecoordination with the Departments of Women & Child Development and Health.


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

Address:
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