VISTAAR

Maternal and infant mortality and morbidity is a big challenge for India even after so many schemes and programs being run to lower the rate of maternal and infant mortality.Pregnancy-related mortality and morbidity continues to take a huge toll on the lives of Indian women and their newborns.To improve the existing picture, Vatsalya with support of CRS implemented VISTAAR project in Kaushambi district in 2010. VISTAAR provides technical assistance to NRHM & ICDS. People were made aware to strengthen support for VHND through the community level structures like village health and sanitation committee (VHSC), mothers committee, self help groups (SHGs) etc.