Training Frontline Health and ICDS Workers in Jharkhand

This child anemia training module for training frontline health and Integrated Child Development Services workers in Uttar Pradesh includes a training module, resources, capsules, and a facilitator’s guide. The training addresses the magnitude of the child anemia problem, its service implications, and measures created for preventing it. Special emphasis is taken on ensuring consumption of iron and folic acid supplements by pregnant women and young children aged 6-59 months. The training also aims to help Supervisors, Lady Health Visitors, Mukhya Sevikas, Auxiliary Nurse Midwives, Anganwadi/Karyakarti workers, and Accredited Social Health Activists understand the importance of compliance, and techniques of communication, motivation, and counseling required for effective maternal anemia reduction.