Every mother should be aware about mMitra; no mother and child should suffer due to lack of information

Megha Rahilya, 23, mother of a three-month-old baby boy From: Valmiki Basti, New Delhi Monthly household income: ₹8,000 Enrolled in mMitra during: 7th month of pregnancy The taboo around not disclosing pregnancy at an early stage prevented Megha to enrol for the mMitra voice call services despite being confident about its benefits. “An ASHA didi (elder sister) […]

My father-in-law insists on noting down all the important things said during the mMitra call

Komal Meghwal, 25, mother of a three-month-old baby boy From: Valmiki Basti, New Delhi Monthly household income: ₹6,000 Enrolled in mMitra during: 8th month of pregnancy Komal’s father-in-law is a busy man these days. Besides taking care of his three-month-old grandson, he is also keeping a close tab on his daughter-in-law’s daily routine—what is she […]

A Day to Remember in….Mumbai

By Aleka A. Kroitzsh (Aleka studies at the American School of Bombay and came to ARMMAN while researching for her project on Maternal and Child Mortality)   I can say with certainty that one of my happiest, most contented moments I’ve spent out of the last eight years I’ve lived in Mumbai has been sitting […]

Real life stories from change makers who decided to turn their lives around

We packed our bags for our long work vacation to visit our beneficiaries and Arogya Sakhis in Solapur and  Osmanabad. We were looking forward to meet the beneficiaries as we were curious to measure the progress ourselves. We came back with rich experiences from our trained health entrepreneurs and impact makers (Arogya Sakhis) who inspired […]