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  project name ~ Health Rural Maharashtra

category ~ Health Care - Adult

 
       

  

     

  Project Name

 

Health Rural Maharashtra

  NGO

 

Sanwad

  Category

 

Health Care - Adult

  District

 

Ratnagiri (Health)

  State

 

Maharashtra

  Budget Approved

 

$ 8752

 

  Year Approved

 

2006

 

 
 
 
 
 

  Photographs

 

  Chapter Coordinators

 

Nilesh Mistry

 

Duke

 

  Caption

 

 

 

  Summary

 

 

The project would be implemented in 10 villages from Chiplun taluka of Ratnagiri district. 2 Women Village Health workers (Arogyasakhia) from each village would be selected and trained by CEHAT doctors. These arogyasakhis would help in treatment of primary level diseases, perform referral services, and assist in spreading awareness regarding the right to health and government responsibilties. Pune based community organization Navam (www.navam.net) shall monitor and evaluate impact.

 
 

  Achievements

 

 

Training of Arogyasakhis is already in progress, and they have been accepted as important facilitators of health in their respective village communities

 

  Goals

 

 

-To improve the status of women''s health, with focus on RTA. in these 10 villages -Make use of locally available medicines for treating primary level diseases like fever, diarrhoea etc. -Imrpoving health awareness, and right to health

 
 

  


 
 
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