Monthly Archives: June 2023

Meera’s Journey to Overcoming Family Planning Myths and Misconceptions

Meera, a resident of the Zakhira Slum in West Delhi, has endured a challenging path in her quest to overcome family planning myths. Tragedy struck when her first child died shortly after birth due to undernourishment and her weakened condition during pregnancy. Limited access to healthcare and prevailing poverty prevented her from seeking medical assistance.…
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From Adversity to Ambition: Nancy’s Journey of Hope and Empowerment

Living in a small, rented house in the Peeragarhi slum, Nancy and her family faced daily struggles of water scarcity, overcrowded community toilets, and leaky roofs during the rainy season. Nancy's father, who had moved to Delhi from UP, works as a labourer, and her mother is a domestic help. As the eldest daughter, Nancy…
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Asha ensures Yogita a healthy start in life.

"Investing in the health and well-being of children is not only a moral imperative but also an investment in a healthier, happier, and more prosperous future for all." - Ban Ki-moon. Yogita is among the many children in the Asha slums who are supported to have a healthy start in life through nutritional intervention. She…
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