M.B. Barvalia Foundation’s SPANDAN institution has been working for slum children since last 16 years & we have conducted health camps periodically in such deserving area.
We had undertaken a challenging project under AYUSH – Public Health Initiative. Project was dedicated to the needs of children with disabilities, mental health dysfunctions in community as well as mainstream schools. We have adopted various schools from slum & under privileged areas.
SPANDAN’s Work in Community under Public health initiative: SPANDAN under PHI undertook Project entitled “Promoting positive health & carrying out holistic psycho-educational intervention in children through Homoeopathy as central therapeutic modality in mainstream schools and urban slums of ‘M’ & ‘N’ wards of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC).”
Project focused on identification and management of children with educational dysfunctions and mental health issues in mainstream schools of slum area in ‘M’ & ‘N’ wards of BMC. Institute has been able to cover a larger population in the ‘M’&’N’ wards of BMC of approximately 4.90 lakhs. Spandan Screened 11832 students from BMC school & slum area in this project.
Project brought about significant reduction of behavioral , emotional and scholastic difficulties in children with Homoeopathy. There was mark reduction in school drop outs & overall marked improvement in mental health of children through Homoeopathy.