AAROGYAM: An ICT-based approach for improving Reproductive and Child Health

Aarogyam, an ICT based community driven approach, is an innovative initiative launched in Uttar Pradesh in 2008 with an aim to provide health care services to citizens at their door steps for ensuring safe motherhood and child survival components of Reproductive and Child Health (RCH). It prepares a complete health data base with respect to Read More …

Samarpan: Early identification and intervention to check disability in Madhya Pradesh

Samarpan, in Madhya Pradesh, is a unique intervention conceptualised for the early identification, screening, treatment and rehabilitation of children with developmental delay or physical disability. Led by the Hoshangabad district administration, Samarpan’s Early Intervention Clinic (EIC) realises a convergence model of the Departments of Public Health & Family Welfare (PHFW), Women and Chilld Development (WCD), Read More …

Daliya Jalao: Liberating and rehabilitating manual scavengers in Badaun district of Uttar Pradesh

The Daliya Jalao (literally meaning ‘burn the basket’) initiative sought to eliminate manual scavenging in Badaun district, Uttar Pradesh, through a mission mode approach, generating a high impact within a short period of time. Under the initiative 2,750 manual scavengers were liberated within a year and the initiative has had a profound impact on health Read More …