Briddhi
Briddhi

Briddhi

Briddhi

This project is implemented by CARE India to curb malnutrition. The project works towards improvement in the nutritional status among severely malnourished children through growth monitoring, behaviour change communication, strengthening Health (including treatment) and Nutrition service delivery system. Along with this, the project is also working towards improving the nutritional status among severely malnourished children through adoption by civil society members; coordinate access to and providing appropriate counselling, referral and treatment services. The goal is reduction in malnutrition among 3-6 years aged children.

West Bengal

Highlights

  • Identification of new born children has been done through 404 ICDS staff.
  • The counseling was given on home based management of malnutrition through use of alternative recipes, adoption of hygienic habits and regular health checkup.