Process Documentation of Initiatives/Innovations under ABM. Initiative by DWCD With technical support from MPTAST. Background. Atal Bal Arogya Evam Poshan Mission. Atal Bal Mission was established to strengthen and fill the gaps in the existing Integrated Child Development Scheme (ICDS).
Initiative by DWCD
With technical support from MPTAST
AtalBal Mission was established to strengthen and fill the gaps in the existing Integrated Child Development Scheme (ICDS).
The objective of this mission is to work in an integrated and coordinated manner to bring an improvement in the nutrition and health status of children in Madhya Pradesh State thus addressing the problem of child malnutrition in the state.
The districts had immense scope in utilizing the funds to implement need based activities, take initiatives and apply innovative approaches to address malnutrition.
Third/Additional Meal to Pregnant Women, Lactating Mothers and Malnourished Children
Hot cooked meal
Rajgirladoo- third meal
THR- fourth meal
Atal balladoo- fifth meal
October 2011- 13574
March 2012- 6259
November 2012- 2907
9419 SUW children number has reduced to 4274 in November 2012
Periodic tests for assessment of AWWs skills/knowledge followed by need-based capacity building.
An examination was first conducted for 1256 AWWs of the district.
Second examination for AWWs including mini-AWCs was conducted (follow-up of) after imparting training. Year gap.
731 pregnant mothers have been felicitated with the kit that comprises relevant information and materials related to pregnancy care.
Bal Sanskar- Vidisha
T followed by need-based capacity building.HANKYOU