The Sacred Heart Brothers is involved in the social and economical development of the marginalized communities in rural parts of Bangalore north . The core focus areas of intervention of the society is the promotion of health care programmes and education To provide health care service to the poor migrant labours of Stone quarries, graveyard diggers, slum and their distressed first generation children, hailing from most back ward community, and economically very poor stage.
Lack of heath care services for the children, women and men - The migration pattern which doesn't give them a stable place and the nature of life style of staying around the quarries denies them Their basic needs of primary health. They don't get access to the heath care system. The lack of health care and nutrition support for the early childhood has given rise to the malnourished children among the quarry workers. Don't have health care services for children, women and men in regular basis.
To ensuring improved health care for the children , women and men who have migrated into Bangalore for jobs.To improve health status of children in stone quarries, Graveyard, and slums communities in and around Bangalore north.To avail medical treatment facilities for all the family through Mobile clinic, Medical camps, awareness programmers. The medical team will be going to the stone quarries, graveyard and slums every day along with primary medicine &treatment will given to needy.
This project will conducting periodical health monitoring check up ,Decreased common illness reported in 70% of the children. Conducting Awareness program for the mothers in the stone quarries, graveyard,slums through mobile clinic and medical camps. Access to medicine for all people getting treatment in this project. Doing referral services for the serious ill cases in to well infrastructural hospitals. Prolonged illness of people in stone quarries reduced to 25%. Total Beneficiaries 4650