After the emergency phase in the Earthquake affected areas, RI focused on supporting the Ministry of Health (MoH) to raise child and maternal survival rates through improving nutritional status, promotion of healthy behavior and increasing access to quality health services at the community level.
Trained more than 100 health professionals in Nutrition, Integrated Management of Childhood Illnesses, Communicable Diseases Prevention and Disaster Management.
Trainings to focal point health staff of 11 health facilities of Mansehra on Nutritional screening and supplemental feeding.
Identified, recruited and trained 60 Community Health Workers (CHWs) in more than 100 villages of four union councils of Tehsil Oghi in District Mansehra
More than 5,000 families, registered with the CHWs are benefiting from the program through essential healthcare, health supplies and nutrition services.
Formulated 53 women health committees and women support groups comprising of more than 500 women/mothers
More than 500 men registered as volunteers and organized in 30 male health committees
More than 1,000 members of the health committees trained on basic health and nutrition issues.
Under nutritional screening program 8,000 children and 3,000 pregnant and lactating women have been measured.
Approximately 1,000 moderately malnourished children and 2,500 pregnant/lactating women benefited from the Supplementary Feeding Program.