Preventive Healthcare | YUVA CHETNA KENDRA

Yuva Chetna Kendra intervenes in health sector through:

  • Organisation of street plays on health issues
  • Health talk to community on local health issues
  • Discussion on health issues in meetings of Laxmi Bachat Samooh and groups of young women and men
  • Preparation and updating the list of children of age groups 0-5 years and identifying unimmunised and malnourished children
  • Preparation and updating the list of pregnant women and motivating them for proper ante natal care
  • Training to traditional birth attendants on safe delivery
  • Organisation of medical camps

While emphasising on preventive healthcare sight is not lost of curative aspects. Health camps are organised in collaboration with the government health machinery. Seriously ill patients are referred to the district hospital while medicines are distributed among others. Iron tablets, vitamin A tablets and means of family planning are regularly distributed among the people.