CHILDLINE 1098

CHILDLINE was launched in 1996 on an experimental basis as the first emergency outreach service for children by Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai. Realizing the potential of the initiative to address the persistent gap in protection of children in distress, it was adopted in 1999 by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment under Read More …

Mere Hisse Ki Hansi

Mere Hisse Ki Hansi is a joint initiative of Save The Children, India and OneWorld Foundation India to sensitise the community and promote behavioural change related to key child rights issues. The programme is broadcast in a magazine format on AIR FM Rainbow every Saturday at 4:45 pm. The programme is of 15 minutes duration Read More …

Indira Bal Swasthya Yojana: Applying preventive healthcare measures to promote children’s health in Haryana

The Indira Bal Swasthya Yojana (IBSY) is a preventive health scheme launched by the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM), Haryana, which aims to screen all children accessing public health and education facilities like schools and anganwadis, for diseases, disabilities and deficiencies and refer them for free follow-up treatment if required. This makes Haryana the only Read More …