Efforts of an NGO put in for over five years have turned around the fate of 11 slums in Mumbai suburbs
International Women’s Day, as the name implies, is a day to celebrate womanhood, their social, political, cultural, political, economic achievements and their significant contributions to society, while laying importance on gender equality. People come together to commemorate women not just well-known personalities, but also each woman who plays a pivotal part in the shaping of … Continue reading International Women’s Day at Niramaya Health Foundation
Girls Health Champions Collaborates with Niramaya Health Foundation Priya Shankar and Ricky Sharma, the co-founders of Girls Health Champions, an organization that trains adolescent girls as peer health educators collaborated with Niramaya Health Foundation in implementing the peer education model in schools in Mumbai, India. Girls Health Champions is a program that was designed and … Continue reading Girls Health Champions Collaborates with Niramaya Health Foundation
On 28th of July, a cleanliness Drive was organized in Sai Baba Nagar of Andheri by Niramaya Health Foundation, Aarogyasanvardhan Team. The main motto of organizing this cleanliness drive was to mobilize people of the area and make them aware about importance of cleanliness of their surroundings and to demonstrate the correct way of washing … Continue reading Cleaniliness Drive
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.