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502 HEALTH AWARENESS SESSION FOR THE ADOLESCENT GIRLS

posted Feb 11, 2019, 3:06 AM by Don Bosco Development Society   [ updated Feb 11, 2019, 3:06 AM ]
7-Feb-2019, Chinchwad (Pune): The Don Bosco Development Society (DBDS), Chinchwad organized a health awareness session for the adolescent girls in Geetamata English Medium School. 67 girls participated in the session held under the aegis of “Health Risk Reduction Project” supported AXA Business Services.

Mrs. Varsha Thorat was the resource person for this session. The objective of the workshop was to educate adolescent girls on personal health, hygiene, sanitation, menstrual cycle, diet and nutrition. Resource person covered following topics:

· Physical changes and their stress
· Psychological and emotional changes
· Female Reproductive System
· Psychological changes
· Cleanliness
· Diet
· Different aspect of growing stages

This was followed by a question and answer session in which the participants asked questions which were answered by the resource person. Mrs. Rajshree Deshkhire (DBDS -Staff) did the logistical arrangement for this session. Ms. Lalita Chaudhari (DBDS- Coordinator) proposed the vote of thanks at the end of program. After the session snacks were served to all.