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301 REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH AWARENESS SESSION FOR ADOLESCENT SLUM GIRLS

posted May 18, 2018, 8:29 AM by Don Bosco Development Society   [ updated May 18, 2018, 8:29 AM ]
12-May-2018, Koregaon Park (Pune): Don Bosco Development Society, Koregaon park organised a health awareness session for adolescent girls in Thite wasti slum in Pune. 18 Adolescent girls attended this session held under the aegis of ‘Women Empowerment Project’ funded by Manos Unidas, Spain.

Miss. Nilima Chandhare (Trainer - DBDS) was the resource person. Mrs. Priya Sonwane (Staff - DBDS) welcomed the participants and Ms. Jyoti Sonwane (Staff - DBDS) introduced the objectives of the session and gave information about the project. In her session, Miss Nilima guided adolescent girls and explained following topics in a very simple language:

• Physical body changes and their stress.
• Psychological and emotional changes.
• Female Reproductive System
• How to keep balance of Psychological changes.
• Body cleanliness
• Female reproductive system
• Gender equality etc

The girls participated actively in the session and requested for more such sessions. The programme ended with vote of thank by Mrs. Sonwane.