With most newborns with equally new and inexperienced mother – How can we as a society support underprivileged mothers in overcoming health related challenges. It takes immense strength and bravery to give birth to a child and raise it. As great it may seem, it is one of the hardest thing ever for every mother. […]
Team Ekam is very proud & happy to share a recent milestone to bring 2018 to an end. Motivating us on towards our journey in 2018. We have miles to go. Our Nurse Mentoring programme has been officially launched by the Principal Secretary, MD NHM(Mission Director of National Health Mission), Health Commissioner and UNICEF team […]
“THE IMPACT OF PEER GROUP INFLUENCERS ON THE STATUS OF REPRODUCTIVE, ADOLESCENT AND SEXUAL HEALTH” Activity Mobilization and awareness community workshops Team With the help of a local facilitator, Mr. Jagdish Semwal EKAM organizes 4 workshops in the three GPs. Gram Pradhan, Teacher, ASHA worker and children, women, men all participated in these workshops. Mr. Shudhir Bhatt was […]
“Children in Water Governance (Towards water and sanitation consciousnesses)” The World’s water crisis is having a devastating impact on quality of life for millions of children caught between the twin realities of water scarcity and pollution. In fact, the worlds intensifying water crisis is literally the arbiter of life and death of growing […]
“Movement towards holistic health care Of children” Thank you, youth & patrons of Ekam USA – You have reached out across the seas and touched thousands of lives in the remotest corners of Tamilnadu and her hundreds of hamlets and villages. Thank you, from the bottom of our hearts. You are an inspiration […]
“Liberation: Not a gift, not a self-achievement, but a mutual process” – Paulo Freire Women and Children health is directly linked with empowerment of women. We, at EKAM Foundation, have been striving for women transformation from “Being for Others’ to “Being for Themselves’. Our Community Change Management process has been enabling the women […]
The Workshop Space (Koodam process) not only creates an enabling environment for emotive learning process but also enables participants to recognize the ‘person’ inside. The ‘person inside’ and ‘the person outside’ are two different facets of which ‘the person outside’ dominates more often than not.
The infant struggling to breath was 3 days old and went by the cryptic hospital title of ‘son of lakshmi’, by the name of the women who happened to deliver it. I saw the son of Lakshmi for the first time in the neo-natal ICU of the Ramnathapuram Government General Hospital yesterday at around 3 p.m.