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1206 MGL Disha Project: Health Awareness Sessions in Slums of Mumbai

posted Jan 1, 2021, 8:12 AM by Don Bosco Development Society   [ updated Jan 1, 2021, 8:14 AM ]
Mumbai, December 2020: The Don Bosco Development Society (DBDS), Mumbai organized nine health awareness sessions for the people residing in various slums of Mumbai. 389 people participated in these sessions held under the aegis of ‘MGL Disha Project’ supported by Mahanagar Gas Limited.

The objective of these sessions was to educate people on health, hygiene and health risk behaviour in context of COVID-19 pandemic, Cancer prevention and treatment, Nutrition and Mental health.

The details of these sessions are as follows:

No.

Date

Topic

Area

Total Present

Resource person

NGO / Hospital

 

 

 

 

1

11-12-2020

Awareness on Cancer

DBDS Matunga

45

Ms. Minal Desai

Tata Hospital Preventive department

2

12-12-2020

Awareness on Anti-tobacco

Agarwal wadi

40

Mr. Sunil Chavan

Nashabandi Mandle Mumbai

3

15-12-2020

Awareness on Cancer

Ram gad Mahim

41

Ms. Minal Desai

Tata Hospital Preventive department

4

15-12-2020

Awareness on Anti-tobacco

Ashok nagar, Kurla

50

Mr. Sunil Chavan

Nashabandi Mandle Mumbai

5

15-12-2020

Awareness on Cancer

Vijay nagar, Antop hill

55

Dr. Pinky Patil

Kalyani Jain Sanstha Mumbai

6

17-12-2020

Awareness on Cancer

Kamani

30

Dr. Pinky Patil

Kalyani Jain Sanstha Mumbai

7

19-12-2020

Nutrition

Ghatkoper

47

Ms. Surekha Pednekar

DBDS

8

22-12-2020

Awareness on Cancer

Kamaraj Nagar, Sion Koliwada

41

Ms. Minal Desai

Tata Hospital Preventive department

9

23-12-2020

Awareness on Cancer

Bhimwadi, Wadala

40

Dr Pinki Patil

Kalyani Jain Sanstha Mumbai

Total

 

 

389

 

 

 

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