Prayas JAC Society: Prayas Started with 25 children in 1988, today Prayas caters to the needs of 50,000 neglected, street and marginalized children, youth & women in Delhi, Gujarat, Bihar, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Andman & Nicobar islands, Haryana, Jharkhand.
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PRAYAS JANAHIT SWASTHA SEVA KENDRA - Wakro

The PHC at Arunachal Pradesh provides services to the entire neglected community in the Lohit district of the eastern part of the state. The centre is run with the aim of creating a model health care delivery system in an innovative way. Prayas knows the public Grievances and its capacity well Enough, So we the mother provider of health care service determined to Modernize the deprived health centre with: Ultra Sound Machine has installed in PHC-Wacro and facility rendering to the vast area people and patients had benefited from USG machine.

Issues covered

The project works for the up-liftment of the marginalized and neglected communities. The hilly areas of India have not seen significant improvements in its basic infrastructure. Eventually even government has not contributed much inducement towards these topographically remote areas. There has been a major lapse in the availability of basic amenities. The people from the rural part still cling to their traditional socio- economic system. Their traditional beliefs and practices continue to exist to tackle their health and hygiene.

Objective

The aim of running the PHC is to create a model health care delivery system in the state of Arunachal, in an innovative way. Under this PHC there are three sub centers, where regular OPD services are provided.

Project in brief

Wakro is a circle under Lohit district of Eastern part of Arunachal. Presently, Alok Prayas is running one Primary Health Center located at Wakro, having population of 9000approx. This is a public private partnership project with Govt. of Arunachal funded by Planning Commission of India. The NGO is given entire responsibility of functioning and management of Prayas Health Center. The daily attendance ranges from 70-120 patients per day. Further the camp was organized in Namsai Community Health Centre (CHC) where the local doctors and Administration extended all logistic and moral support.

Achievements

Wakro project has created a positive impact in the district of Lohit. It has provide basic healthcare facilities to the children.

Outreach Activities Health Activity in Wakro
Free Health Checkup Camp De-addiction counseling Camp
Immunization Camp Mosquito Net Distribution in Villages
Personal Hygiene Camp School Health Checkup Camp
Family Planning Camp HIV Awareness Camp
Quarterly School Health Program Family Planning Counselling
Nutritional Camp Malaria Awareness Camps

Special Events
  • Free Measles Campaign from 28th.Noví2011 to 13th Decí2011
  • RCH Camp At Tillai Sub-Centres
  • 2(Two) round of IPPI Programme
  • Special Pulse Polio Campaign from 13th. Janí2012 to 15th,Janí2012 during Parsuram Kund Mela
  • AIDS Day Celebration at Wakro circle
  • Free School Health Programme at various villages under Wakro Circle

News & Events

  • 14Nov
    25th Foundation Day of Prayas coinciding with Children's day celebrated with 'Run for Children 2012' where 3,000 weaker section children ran for rights.
  • 15Oct
    PRAYASís initiative for skill development and empowerment of youth in Naxal affected areas

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