World Breast Feeding Week Observation
MAHIMA Counselling and Psychotherppy Centre in association with Valapad Grama Panchayath and ICDS, Thalikulam organized World Breast feeding Week observation programmes at K C Vasu Auditorium, Valapad on 5th August 2018. The programme was presided over by the Vice President Mrs. Beena Ajayaghosh and inaugurated by Mr. E.K Thomas Master (President, Valapad Grama Panchayath). Dr. Shibina.P (Superintendent in-charge community health centre, Valapad) was the chief guest for the programme. Mrs. Krishnaveni Pramod & Mrs. Jayabarathi (Ward Members) felicitated over the programme. Sr. Sudha (Lady Health Inspector) & Mrs. Jasna V.R., Senior Counselor, MAHIMA counselling and Psychotherapy Centre took awareness classes for the adolescent girls and mothers. Mrs. Vaidehi Raveendran(ICDS Supervisor) delivered vote of thanks. The inaugural session and awareness classes were followed by competitions for finding out the healthy mother and baby of the Panchayath. Quiz competition was conducted for adolescent girls. The programme ended up with the prize distribution to the winners. Aim of the event was to create scientific awareness on breast feeding for the better health of the new born and the mother.