Anaemia Control and Hygiene Promotion project is a CSR initiative implemented by FSL–India and funded by Apollo Foundation up to April 2017. The project area is in Vallam, Eraiyur, Sennakuppam, Mathur and Oragadam vilages at Kanjeepuram district.
The Baby Show event was organised in five villages from 3rd–7th of March 2017. The main objective of this show is to insist on the importance of parental care for the physical and mental growth of children. The Baby Show had different types of activities such as Frog Race, Running Race, Puzzles, Tug-of-War and a Fancy Dress competition (Nehru, Annai Theresa, Lord Krishna, doctors and cultural dresses)
The Integrated Child Development Staff (ICDS) interacted with the mothers and also gave them useful inputs… Through this show mothers understood how to care for their children and ensure their healthy growth. The PRI members, Child Development project staff and the school’s Head Master participated and made it a delightful event.
Above 480 individuals participated in the event and the majority were mothers and babies. All the babies were given compliments at the end of the show.