Nada India Foundation
Nada India advocates for healthy public policies to prevent and control non-communicable diseases(NCDs), child friendly, gender sensitive and drug free healthy life style.
Work and Achievements
Nada Peer education initiatives are important, and this approach has been adopted as a model for promoting prevention of NCDs and education on risk factors for those considered “hard to reach,” such as youth, women and alcohol users under the supervision of social workers continue to develop their roles as peer educators and leaders within the early detection of NCD and prevention service, it is important that they receive counseling & training in communication, NCD its risk factors and family based educational program which aims to meet need to engage people even before they accept this new identity of “patient” and promote informed choices .These workshops and family meetings were well received and showed that there is a clear-cut need to offer similar programs to patients and caregivers to increase their education and knowledge regarding the effects of substance use by people with NCD problems. Furthermore, the results demonstrate that some negative attitudes toward this alcohol using population can be shifted. Responding to this need has the potential to reduce stigma and lead to better outcomes for patients with a NCDs and risk factor alcohol dependence.
The organization has also provided remedial classes and counselling sessions to children in order to supplement the education they receive and to provide a safe space that they can approach in times of need for help. It has also helped women to form support groups and find relief in each others company by sharing their experiences and realizing that they aren't alone. Nada India is board member of Healthy India Alliance .NCD Civil Society Atlas 2017 released at Global NCD Alliance Forum featured Nada India and its activities. https://nadaindia.info/portfolio/ncd-civil-society-atlas-2017/
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Fund Utilisation Statement
Give 500 women & children an opportunity to receive the counselling and education to live NCD free healthy and productive life. We hope to develop employable skills of 100 youth trained in peer education for home based health care.