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711 HEALTH, NUTRITION AND HYGIENE SESSION FOR SLUM WOMEN

posted Aug 18, 2019, 4:22 AM by Don Bosco Development Society   [ updated Aug 18, 2019, 4:22 AM ]
Koregaon Park (Pune), 13-August-2019: The Don Bosco Development Society (DBDS), Koregaon Park organized a health awareness session for the SHG women residing in the Kalas area. 17 SHG women participated in this session held under the aegis of ‘women empowerment project’ supported by Manos Unidas, Spain.

The session was conducted in afternoon when women are free from their household chores. Jyoti Sonwane (Staff-DBDS) welcomed the participants and explained the objectives of the session. Ms Nilima Chandhere (Staff-DBDS) was the resource person. She explained the concept of health, hygiene, standard system of cooking, balanced diet, women’s health related issues, government health schemes, malnutrition, HIV, Mahatma Phule Jeevan Arogya Yojana etc. Participants were actively involved in the session. Program ended with the vote of thanks by Ms. Jyoti Sonwane (Staff-DBDS).