The Government of India offers different incentives or payments to ASHAs for their work. This scheme provides ASHAs with payment for services, counseling newly married couples to ensure spacing of 2 years after marriage and couples with 1 child to have spacing of 3 years after the birth of 1st child.
ASHA are paid following incentives under the scheme:
- Rs. 500/- to ASHA for ensuring spacing of 2 years after marriage.
- Rs. 500/- to ASHA for ensuring spacing of 3 years after the birth of 1st child
- Rs. 1000/- in case the couple opts for a permanent limiting method up to 2 children only