There is an Arabic proverb, “He who has health has hope and he who has hope has Everything”
Thus, the word “health” refers to a state of complete emotional and physical well-being.
Good health is central to handling stress and living a long and active life.
Health statistics of rural areas continue to be poor. Urban slum dwellers suffer from adverse health conditions owing to mainly two reasons –first the
Lack of education and thus lack of awareness; and second the unwillingness to lose a day’s wage in order to reach the nearest medical facility.
Makal has pronged approaches regarding healthcare. Our mission is to eradicate the lack of health care facilities in rural areas through the deliverance of affordable quality health care by opening primary health care.
We access and available the primary healthcare with a special focus on children and women, in slums areas and remote rural areas.
We work towards identifying the root causes of healthcare challenges, provide innovative solutions, and help implement secure and quality healthcare services in rural areas and slum areas.
We provide supportive supervision during village health and nutrition day, strengthening village health sanitation and nutrition committee.
We have been working with government to bring about better health, hygiene and nutrition among people.
We also organize health awareness programs to aware people about varies diseases, their causes, their symptoms and preventions so that people can be aware of disease on time and go for treatment as we know prevention is better than cure.
We provide home based care, nutrition support and organize free medical camp.