Health
 India
Project #4831

Prenatal Care for Suffering Single Mother in India

by Sita Gramoudyog Vikas Sansthan (SGV

Summary

SGVS project will save the lives of 50 single mothers and their infants, by providing a home, nutrition, healthcare and love to these marginalized members of India's untouchable caste.
$71.26
total raised
2
donors
0
monthly donors
7
years

Challenge

A highly Schedule caste area, Arwal, Bihar, is the most impoverished region of India and has one of the highest maternal/infant mortality rates in the country. Reasons behind purposive selection of this area are Very poor health infrastructure, poor performance of the health service/institutional delivery mechanism, High dependence of the people living in this block on quacks and traditional system of medicines especially in treating the RCH cases.

Solution

Providing pre-natal care, promote safe delivery practices, Sensitization of community and awareness generation and immunizations ensures healthy mothers and children.

Long-Term Impact

The project will provide pre-natal care, promote safe delivery practices allowing them to rise from poor performance of health services in rural areas, which will provide for their families' health and well-being.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a Microsoft Word file (projdoc.doc).

Resources

http:/​/​www.sgvsbihar.org
Organization website

Organization Information

Sita Gramoudyog Vikas Sansthan (SGV

Location: Patna, Bihar - India
Website: http:/​/​www.sgvsbihar.org
Project Leader:
Rabindra Sharma
Secretary
Patna, Bihar India

Funded Project!

Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.
   

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