publication . Article . 2017

Assessment of Intervention Being Provided at AWCs Related to Nutrition and Care during Pregnancy and Lactation in District Budgam of Kashmir Region J&K (Based on Beneficiary Responses)

Iffat Ghani; Rajini Dhingra;
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  • Published: 10 Jan 2017
Abstract
This research was planned to study the intervention being provided by AWCs (Anganwadi Centers) to improve the knowledge level of women beneficiaries regarding health care and nutrition during pregnancy and lactation. Inthis context, four blocks were purposively selected from district Budgam of Kashmir region. From these four blocks 60 AWCs were randomly selected through lottery method with 15 AWCs from each block. A total number of 240 women beneficiaries were purposively selected from these AWCs with only 4 beneficiaries (2 Mothers of Child beneficiary, 2 Nursing mothers and 2 Pregnant women) from each centre. The Study revealed that insufficient intervention i...
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free text keywords: ICDS, AWCs, health, nutrition, intervention, Kashmiri women, Beneficiary, Environmental health, Lactation, medicine.anatomical_structure, medicine, Pregnancy, medicine.disease, business.industry, business
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publication . Article . 2017

Assessment of Intervention Being Provided at AWCs Related to Nutrition and Care during Pregnancy and Lactation in District Budgam of Kashmir Region J&K (Based on Beneficiary Responses)

Iffat Ghani; Rajini Dhingra;