HEALTH AWARENESS

With support from the CSR department of CESC, Health and Hygiene Awareness Project is being conducted in suburban localities around power generating Stations in Titagarh, Budge Budge, and Metiabruz, Garden Reach .
The project envisaged studying the need status of maternal and child/adolescent health of resident population along with existing situation of water and sanitation in the area. On basis of the study, support and conduct awareness campaigns to disseminate information on deficient aspects of health and hygiene in order to increase the level of health seeking behavior thereby reducing morbidity and mortality among target communities.

6 (six) health awareness camps are being organized to address health and hygiene related issues of the community and linking them to existing government services in 3 locations.

Besides officials of CESC, the camps were attended by local representatives of the Municipality and opinion builders of the comunity. Community people including mothers, children and adolescents will be made aware of hygiene practices and preventive health care like ANC, immunization. IEC materials from Health Dept., GoWB were used in most of the cases.

Street Play , Video Show , Aap ke Doctor (explanation by a local medical practitioner attached to the public facility) are being organized.