These are some questions that we as an organization need to keep asking ourselves so we keep our work focused.
So given all that we would like to do, what do we have to contend with? Are there other elements missing here?
M-health as a tool for CHWs; We work with community groups or representatives, who will work with us to identify or hone whichever intervention or program.
WE may not be doing this right now, but we should be thinking this way.
Board Meeting June 29, 2011 Haiti Programs FY 2012
Areas of involvement Approaches Outcomes/Outputs Community-based health outreach Animal husbandry Clinic support Supporting CHWs, TBAs Farmer training and support # Trained CHWs, TBAs # patients seen at clinic (mobile & stationery) #births assisted by TBAs # vaccinations provided by CHWs # families participating in goat training # pregnant goats distributed GHA in Haiti… Technical interventions in health: General health promotion (CHWs), MCH (primarily through TBA outreach) primary health care (at health facility, includes HIV testing); Other technical interventions: skill-building in goat care; follow-up care
What already exists in the community &what can be leveraged?
Where & how will our interventions work?
Is there a need for ____ intervention?
And, how we can get from interventions/programs to community-led initiatives?
Family unit…adult male, female, children, infants, grand parents, aunts, uncles…. Clinic/dispensary/ hospital Church/FBO CHW/TBA/ Animal HW Children under 5 Local committee-- health, savings, women's groups Care groups Municipal/ political council NGO/CBO/ (other services)… Inst. Mechanism (state) What makes up a community (as we would imagine it)? Pregnant women Socio-cultural context Etc, etc? Adolescents (with raging hormones)
Any number and types of services by other NGOs/ INGOs/CBOS Specific interventions (FP, WASH, clinical referrals and care, HIV/STI, micro credit, training-skill building,??) The state, also a service provider This could be mothers/fathers groups/savings groups/municipal councils Clip art, source: all over the internet Bringing it all together…