Monthly Archives: October 2012

Health for all

With funding support from the National Rural Health Mission, Government of Haryana, SMART produced over 200 programs on health issues and broadcast them on a regular basis on the Community Radio- Radio Mewat.

The programs covered issues related to immunization, sanitation, nutrition, pre natal, pregnancy, post natal, RCH, violence, delivery huts, mobile vans, infant health, common diseases like TB, hypertension, tobacco, diabetes, heart related problems, problems of adolescence, youth and specific programs for the girl child.

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Immunisation a need for all children

SMART partnered AidMatrix, a US based health services organization, in promoting the need to get the children immunized. Mewat has a very poor performance in immunization. The community does not trust the vaccines and uses various excuses to avoid getting the children vaccinated.
Radio Mewat ran a series of programs focusing on immunization, the vaccines, the periodicity, success stories etc. SMART partnered AidMatrix in its health Mela and awareness campaign.

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