Personal health & hygiene initiatives for women and children were started in the campus of Rehab Model Village on Oct 13, 2013.
Mr. Rajab Ali, Pharmacist Rehab India Foundation said Poor hygiene and health practices restrict the socio-economic, psychological and health wellbeing of women so they should take care of personal hygiene and health. He advised to take healthy diet rich in protein, vitamins and essential minerals. He also discussed the diseases caused by unclean or contaminated water.
Mr. Rahman, field officer of Rehab trained children to adopt clean habits. He said them to brush teeth twice, cut nails weekly and wash hands before having meal and coming from toilet.
76 participants; 48 women and 28 children participated and all beneficiaries were from Rehab Model Village & 3 No. Nachunguri village.