HEALTHY MOTHERS, HEALTHY GENERATIONS PROJECT (2013 – 2014)

Project Info

HEALTHY MOTHERS, HEALTHY GENERATIONS PROJECT (2013 – 2014)

In cooperation with Istanbul Public Health Administration and Eyüp Municipality, trainings were given to engaged couples and pregnant women about reproductive health, sexual health, sexually transmitted diseases, pregnancy follow-up, and safe motherhood while students attending 11th grades of high schools were given trainings on adolescent health. The project reached 800 engaged couples and 30 such couples agreed to receive this training. Of the 975 pregnant women, 216 women participated in the training. In the scope of the same project, 133 students attending 11th grades of high schools were given trainings on adolescent health. This project aimed raising awareness and level of information of target group and contributing to changing attitudes and behavior in a way to positively impact their physical and social health.