Vitamin A and other MNs supplementation Programme

Right to Education- A dire need for making tomorrow

The landmark passing of the Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (RTE) Act 2009 marks a historic moment for the children of India. For the first time in India’s history, children will be guaranteed their right to quality elementary education by the state with the help of families and communities.

Girl child education- A step to promote Gender Equality

Girls are less likely to access school, to remain in school or to achieve in education. Education helps women claim their rights and realize their potential in the economic, political and social arenas. It is also the single most powerful way to lift people out of poverty.

Empowering women- An essential part of Right to Equality

Gender equality implies a society in which women and men enjoy the same opportunities, outcomes, rights and obligations in all spheres of life. Women empowerment is vital to sustainable development and the realization of human rights for all.

Awareness building among communities to ensure Child Rights....

The child festival - An effective tools to enhance participation of child

Bal Utsav (The children festival) has been organized every year to give an opportunity to children to enjoy, express, learn and show their talent.

Community Based Nutritional Rehabilitation Centre

CID runs community based NRCs in Shivpuri among Sahariya tribe to build the sense of collective responsibility among the tribe towards the children, also help malnourished children to get back to the normal state. NRCs playing major role in developing children health as well as making our bond stronger with the tribe

Nukkad Natak .. .. .

Stories that teaching a lot

Human chain to prevent declining sex ratio.......

Female infanticide is a deliberate and intentional act of killing a female child within one year of its birth. On the other hand female foeticide is the termination of the life of a fetus within the womb on the grounds that its sex is female and is also known as sex selective abortion.

Environment Conservation The Green is on Red Alert! Environment conservation is alarming to be taken care of .environment is an underrated issue affecting the life of whole world population directly or indirectly .environmental issue has covered whole world, India couldn’t remain untouched and is among the top countries facing environmental Issue due to lack of awareness

Stop Child Marriage Child Marriage is a catastrophic problem , it is not only obliterate the development of children but also make the future dark of the next generation, Centre for Integrated Development works to stop child marriage so that children would not walk into dark.


Zinc-ORS based diarrhea management project


ASHAdetailer                  Center for Integrated Development is implementing Zinc-ORS project under public sector of CHAI Essential Medicine Program at 8 districts of Gwalior and Chambal. The project objective to ensure long term sustainability of ORS/Zinc treatment by integrating in to health department ultimately increasing product usage.

         Diarrheal disease is the second leading cause of U-5 child mortality and is responsible for killing 1.5 million children every year. The Government of India endorses combined use of Zinc Tablet and low osmolality Oral Rehydration Salts (ORS) as one of the most cost-effective health interventions and has issued directives and guidelines to ensure utilization of zinc and ORS for the treatment of diarrhea. The Annual Health Survey 2010 – 11 data for Madhya Pradesh shows that about 15.2 per cent of under-five children suffered from diarrhea. As per latest SRS 2011 Infant mortality rate is very high (67) in Madhya Pradesh from national (50) and Mortality rate under 5 year age group is very high (89) in Madhya Pradesh from the national( 69) . As per the population census 2011, the population of less than 5 years of age of Madhya Pradesh constitutes 14% means of total population means approx. population under 5 year age would be approx. 8715217 and child death due to diarrhea in Madhya Pradesh is 15%,  it means total apprx diarrhea projected cases in Madhya Pradesh is around 1307283.

          We know what needs to be done to reduce the burden of childhood diarrhea. A package of proven prevention and treatment measures are now available known as Zinc-ORS therapy  that,  if  taken  to as per prescribed scale, would have a profound impact on reducing child deaths and would lead to a significant reduction in the prevalence and incidence of diarrhea cases in the medium to long term.


What will be the Treatment package which will be promoted?

  1. Supplementary fluid intake to prevent dehydration using Low-Osmolarity ORS.
  2. Prescribed treatment by Zinc tablets.

“Oral rehydration therapy is the cornerstone of fluid replacement. New elements of this approach include low-osmolarity ORS, which are more effective at replacing fluids than the previous ORS formulation, and zinc treatment, which decreases diarrhea severity and duration. Important additional components of the package are continued feeding, including breastfeeding, during the diarrhea episode.”


Who will be the target group for intervention?

  • Frontline health workers like ASHA, Aaganwadi worker, and A.N.M.
  • Department of health and family welfare and NHM.


Who will be beneficiary group after intervention?

  • All children especially below 5 years of age group will be benefited.


What will be the area of Intervention?

  •  This project covers all of 8 districts of Gwalior and Chambal Division.


What will be the expected time-frame of activity?

  • This program has been initiated from March-2013 and will be running till 2015.

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