Breast Feeding and Annaprashan Event On the onset of Breast Feeding week, Aarogyasanvardhan team had organised Breast Feeding and Annaprashan Event for lactating women of the community. The programme was initiated by Ms. Shehnaz Sheikh; she gave a brief introduction about concept and importance of programme and about Niramaya. Dr. Anuja Pethe, Paediatrician made the lactating … Continue reading Breast Feeding and Annaprashan Event
Whiling my time away on the internet waiting for the rains to stop, I came across a short-film titled “ACID”. This 6-minute film brings to light one of the very common, yet a topic of immense importance requiring attention – menstruation. In India, the word has been loaded with all kinds of stigmas and taboos … Continue reading Breaking Taboos, How This NGO Is Empowering Underprivileged Children On Sexual Health
AAROGYASANVARDHAN PROJECT has completed of four years. This gave the opportunity to evaluate the impact and share the outcome of this project with our Funding Agencies, CSR and NGOs Partners, Stakeholders and Peer Educators and Beneficiaries of the community of Marol Pipeline, Andheri.
Every year Niramaya celebrates international Women’s Day with various interesting themes and this year it was advocacy of mothers. We celebrated it with mothers of ‘Amarnath School’ children at Chembur as a part of Anemia/Malnutrition Prevention Control Program.
The nutrition week was celebrated with various activities such as focus group discussions, role plays, educational games, etc with adolescents and women by our health workers in the Bandra community areas.
AIDS Day was organized by the Niramaya Health Foundation in collaboration with High School & college of Agriculture, chinchvad. 1300 students participated in this Program.
If there is one NGO that makes miracle lemonade out of lemons, it would be the Niramaya Health Foundation in Mumbai, India. Its dedicated staff work tirelessly the Deonar Dumping Ground, arguably India’s oldest and largest landfill located in the Mumbai’s eastern suburbs. Adjacent to Deonar are neighborhoods such as M Ward, in which approximately … Continue reading Niramaya’s Uphill Struggle to Provide Health Care in Mumbai’s Poorest Neighborhoods