Here we are : Pathar Pratima Block 24 Paraganas (S)
& Ward no. 100 of Kolkata Municipal Corporation
8 Blocks of Sundarban under South 24 Paraganas District & 1 Ward of KMC of West Bengal :
Male Female Adolescents Total
Activities Other than BHCS:
Community Based Disaster Risk Reduction (CBDRR)
Community Based Rehabilitation (CBR)
Trickle Up Programme
Cyclone Aila Response-2009
Reproductive & Child Health-II (MNGO-FNGO)
Corporal Punishment in Schools & Child Marriage
Experienced on …
Basic Health Care & Support (BHCS)
Supported By: Memisa Belgium
Facilitated By: West Bengal Voluntary Health Association (WBVHA)
Activities : Activities Result System Development Visibility Outreach Support to Sub-Centres through Social Mobilizers
Immunization Coverage increased from 85 % to 94.82%
Institutional delivery increased from 64% to 68 %
ANC/PNC coverage is increased
Systems of Sub-Centres at village level is developing by increasing participation of mothers and children at Sub-centres
Pregnancy Register, EC Register and Child Register
Activities : Activities Result System Development Visibility Medical Check-up - Malnutrition 114 Participants took the services (2 services) Most of the families aware of malnutrition of their children Awareness built on taking Govt. facilities for malnourished children among the participants
Activities : Activities Result System Development Visibility Kitchen Gardening Awareness raised on Kitchen Gardening among the families giving/getting proper nutrition for their health Concept of kitchen Gardening with proper way for health is under the way of development of kitchen gardening system at village level Kitchen Garden
Activities : Activities Result System Development Visibility De-worming Camp 67 Participants took the services Awareness built-up among the mothers Linkage building between GO & NGO stakeholders is developed by participation of Panchayet members, ANM etc .
Activities : Activities Result System Development Visibility Screening camp to identify the affected cases (RTI/STI/HIV) 127 participants took the service (2 services) and some infected cases is advised to take facilities of hospitals Awareness built on RTI/STI and on taking Govt. hospital facility for the same.
Activities : Activities Result System Development Visibility Health, hygiene and Sanitation Education Camp Awareness raised among the mothers and adolescents groups on health & hygiene System of building linkage between GO & NGO is developed by the presence of all stakeholders of local
Most of the families using latrines
Activities : Activities Result System Development Visibility Special Day Observation Awareness built on health & hygiene System of building linkage between GO & NGO is developing by the presence of students & teachers
Activities : Activities Result System Development Visibility Adolescent committee Upgradation Adolescent Groups upgraded their knowledge on their health Concept of adolescent Committee is formed at village level
Adolescent Committee at villages
Activities : Activities Result System Development Visibility Adolescent campaigning Awareness built-up on adolescent health among the adolescent boys and girls System of building linkage between GO & NGO is developing by the presence of students & teachers
Activities : Activities Result System Development Visibility Village Development Fund (FDF)
Formation of VHC at villages and created FDF
Fund increasing with subscriptions from members & others
Increasing encouragement to the VHC & its fund among the villagers
Village Health Committee Formation & systematic Fund creation in the village level is developing VHCs & Record Books of VHCs
Activities : Activities Result System Development Visibility Tool Kit box and Spare parts Bank at village level
Formed Spare parts bank at village level for repairing minor problems of tube-well
Spare Parts Bank concept is developing in the village level
Tool Kits and Spare Parts Bank
Tube-wells of good situation
Suggestions for Improvements:
To change roles and responsibilities of Social Mobilizers as ‘ASHA’ workers is already recruited.
Health Facilitators are needed for all the villages
To install two complete community latrines for each twelve to fifteen houses. One is for males and another, for females. In this context, User committee is needed for the purpose of maintain the sanitation system.
Suggestions for Improvements:
Water quality testing and treatment training is needed for adolescent boys and girls of science background for building up village level ‘Jal-Bandhu’
More campaigning is needed for raising awareness on water and sanitation
Kitchen Gardening is needed with proper method to get proper nutrition for health and for preventing diseases.
Compost manure is needed to cultivate kitchen Garden.
One community health centre for mother and child
Broader community involvement to health care problems.