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1186 Covid-19 Awareness Sessions in Pune

posted Nov 24, 2020, 8:13 AM by Don Bosco Development Society   [ updated Nov 24, 2020, 8:13 AM ]
Pune, November 2020: The Don Bosco Development Society (DBDS) conducted 12 awareness sessions during the last two months in Chinchwad and Koregaon Park on controlling the spread of COVID-19 and the required precautions. A total number of 302 people (193 women + 30 men + 79 children) benefited from these sessions conducted under the aegis of the health project financially supported by AXA Business Services.

The DBDS staff and the resource persons interacted with the women and children and educated them on the importance of washing and cleaning hand with hand wash and covering nose and face with mask and obey social distancing. They also educated them on installing Arogya Setu App. Children were given face mask, bath soaps and milk packets after the session.


Following information was given to participants:

• Difference between COVID-19, common cold, FLU, Allergies.
• SARS and COVID-19 and how it spreads.
• City, State and National situation
• Clinical features like incubation period, recovery time, signs and symptoms.
• IgM/IgG test
• Preventive measures
• Government guidelines
• Stigma prevention and positive attitude

The details of sessions conducted are as follows:

 

Date

Place

Resource Person

Participants

 

 

 

Women

Men

Children

22.10.2020

Durga Nagar

Mrs. Vibhawri Kamble

Mrs. Sarika Kadam

 

 

15

26.10.2020

Don Bosco Office

Mrs. Akshada Naik

43

17

 

28.10.2020

Don Bosco Office

Mrs. Sarika Kadam

42

13

 

29.10.2020

Indira Nagar

Mrs. Akshada Naik

Mrs. Rajshree Deskhaire

16

 

 

4.11.2020

M. Phule Nagar

Mrs. Sarika Kadam

 

 

16

9.11.2020

Ajantha Nagar

Mrs. Akshada Naik

25

 

 

10.11.2020

Vidya Nagar

Mrs. Vibhawri Kamble

Mrs. Rajshree Deskhaire

16

 

 

12.11.2020

Ajnatha Nagar

Mrs. Akshada Naik

 

 

18

19.11.2020

Saibaba Nagar

Mrs. Akshada Naik

Mrs. Rajshree Deskhaire

17

 

 

21.11.2020

Ram Nagar

Mrs. Akshada Naik

 

 

15

23.11.2020

Indira Nagar

Mrs. Sarika Kadam

17

 

 

24.11.2020

Datta Nagar

Mrs. Akshada Naik

Mrs. Vibhawri Kamble

17

 

 

Total = 302 beneficiaries

193

30

79

 

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