Children living in slums are at a significant risk of malnutrition. Their parents are unable to provide a nutritious and well-balanced meal for their children. Weak and hungry children are unable to concentrate on their studies and other activities, and hence fail to reach their full potential.
Medical Support for Poor in IndiaWomen’s Empowerment Support
The project would address the issue of hunger and malnourishment among poor and impoverished children living in slums. More over half of the children are underweight or show other indicators of malnutrition. When they arrive on an empty stomach, it is difficult for them to concentrate on their studies. Most households cannot afford fruits and vegetables to provide their children with a healthy and balanced diet.