Niramaya Health Foundation is implementing SEHAT - Health and Hygiene Education Program in Mumbai slums since December 2020 with the support of TATA Motors Limited. The project has benefitted 41800 community people till June 2022. The project focusses on creating Health awareness and supporting people to adapt appropriate health and hygiene practices and lead healthy and active Lifestyle. The project has been implemented covering 7 slum regions till now. i.e. Marol Pipeline, Andheri East and Gilbert Hills slums, Andheri West, Meghwadi, Jogeshwari east, Annabhau Sathe Nagar and Maharashtra Nagar, Mankhurd, Jaybhim Nagar and Panther Nagar, Vikhroli East, Bharat Nagar, Trombay, Siddhartha Nagar, Worli. Behaviour change campaigns are organized under this program through One to one and group health education sessions. Mass awareness events are organized during selected health marker days i.e. World Breastfeeding week, National Nutrition month etc. Health Education is provided on following 7 thematic areas:
The project help community to gain knowledge about health and sanitation and support them to access and benefit from available government health services and ultimately reduce out of pocket expenditure on Health.