Parul Saxena

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  • Uttar Pradesh in India is working for the welfare of the population of the state. Every year, on World Population Day, the state government organizes numerous events such as rallies, FP stalls at health facilities and releases IEC material on FP for creating awareness for family planning. This year too, the state held several events. The Challenge…Read more

  • The Divisional Urban Health Consultant, Saharanpur, was rewarded and recognized by the Additional Director Health for successful implementation of urban family planning in the city. The Challenge Initiative for Healthy Cities (TCIHC) is providing technical assistance to the government to strengthen urban family planning and AYSRH interventions in…Read more

  • Additional Director Health and Additional Chief Medical Officer- Nodal Officer Family Welfare of Saharanpur felicitated six staff nurses of urban primary health centres in Saharanpur for their contribution and support in establishing and strengthening urban family planning in the city. The Challenge Initiative for Healthy Cities (TCIHC) is…Read more

  • Through flash cards and interactive activities The Challenge Initiative for Healthy Cities (TCIHC) team and ASHAs are explaining precautions to be taken during COVID-19 and also emphasizing upon the importance of family planning. Here are glimpses of this behaviour change campaign from few TCIHC supported cities.

    • Very cool! Thanks for sharing, Parul! I love the photos of people wearing masks and physically distancing and yet having fun together and learning together!

  • In Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India, TCIHC coached urban ASHA conducted small group meeting with first time parents (FTPs) maintaining social distance. ASHA explained the effectiveness, advantages and side-effects of all modern contraceptive methods. FTPs collected their preferred contraceptive method directly from the ASHA and some of them…Read more

  • Divisional level Family Planning Logistic Management Information System (FPLMIS) training in process in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India.

  • Like every year, on World Contraception Day this year too, The Challenge Initiative for Healthy Cities (TCIHC) supported government across 20 intervention cities to increase awareness on contraception amongst the community. Here are glimpses of the same from few TCIHC supported cities.

  • In South Humayunpur, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, India, coached AYSRH Counsellor of TCIHC plays interactive games with adolescent boys to trigger discussion on Sexual Reproductive Health (SRH) issues and provide correct guidance on contraception.

  • The monthly 2BY2 matrix review meeting was held in Sipri Bazara urban primary health center (UPHC), Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh, India. Medical officer along with TCIHC team presented age wise and family planning use wise analysis of client’s data to Auxiliary Nurse Midwife (ANM) and Accredited Social Health Activist (ASHA). This data analysis helps A…Read more

  • Adhering to Rashtriya Kishor Swasthya Karyakram (RKSK- Adolescent Health Program) guidelines and maintaining social distancing, the half day Adolescent Health Day (AHD) was organized in Betiyahata UPHC, Gorakhpur, where a total of 16 girls and 15 boys participated. The AHD included a private counselling corner for boys and girls and also had…Read more

  • Accredited Social Health Activist (ASHA) in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India, takes appropriate precautions against COVID during field work and distributes family planning commodities in slum to help women avert unwanted pregnancy. Across the 20 intervention cities, The Challenge Initiative for Healthy Cities (TCIHC) is supporting the government to…Read more

  • The Challenge Initiative for Healthy Cities (TCIHC) coached urban Accredited Social Health Activist (ASHA) on the importance of completeness and regular updation of their ASHA diary, also known as Urban Health Index Register (UHIR). ASHAs realized the significance of UHIR and gave feedback to City Community Process Manager and Urban Health…Read more

  • The Challenge Initiative for Healthy Cities (TCIHC) in Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, India, handed over 2,840 reusable masks, 2,840 soaps and 2,140 pair of gloves to National Urban Health Mission (NUHM) officials. The local government distributed COVID-19 protective material among frontline workers and UPHC staffs. In addition to coaching and…Read more

  • In Gorakhpur, coached AYSRH Counsellor of TCIHC coaching Accredited Social Health Activist (ASHA) in extracting first time parents list from her Urban Health Index Register (UHIR) during a field visit. TCIHC is supporting the city government in scale-up of urban family planning and AYSRH program in Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, India.