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168 HEALTH AWARENESS WORKSHOP FOR SLUM WOMEN

posted Nov 21, 2017, 6:41 AM by Don Bosco Development Society   [ updated Nov 21, 2017, 6:41 AM ]
Pune (Chinchwad), 17-November-2017: The Don Bosco Development Society (DBDS), Chinchwad organized a health awareness session for the women residing in the Ramnagar slums. Around 20 women participated in the programme held under the aegis of “Women Empowerment Project” supported AXA Business Services.

Mrs Lalita Chaudhari (DBDS – Coordinator) was the resource person for this workshop. In the first part, she educated women on the physical and mental health and its relationship to sanitation. As the participants were young she adopted life cycle approach in her session. This session also educated them of reproductive and child health. In the second part of the session, she spoke about the safe and effective birth control methods. This was followed with question and answer session in which ladies asked many questions related to their personal and child health. Mrs. Rajshree Deshkhaire (DBDS - Staff) arranged for this workshop and organized women to participate in this event.