Community Participation. Women Group Leaders Sanjeevanies to ASHA Haryana. Background. Initiated as Integrated Women Empowerment and Development Program (IWEDP) by Department of Woman and Child Development 1994 Social issues – entry point. Knowledge is key to empowerment.
Women Group Leaders
Sanjeevanies to ASHA
Initiated as Integrated Women Empowerment and Development Program (IWEDP) by Department of Woman and Child Development
Focused on information flow on health issues and the health determinants that effect the health of women and children
This model develops women as social activists
Lessons learnt from Sanjeevanies led to the plan of Sahyogi couples scheme- not translated into action
Redefined as link workers
A married lady in the village, permanent resident & matriculate woman identified by Swasthya Kalyan Samities in 1000 population to
4-day induction training at PHC, followed by two days every quarter, continuing in the alternate month besides regular on the job training by the ANM
Estimated Monthly Compensation for ASHAS
Rs. 100 per village will be distributed among ASHAs for mobilizing children for vaccination under strengthening of immunization program.