This is a Government of India Scheme, being implemented in this State through the office of the Child Dev. Project Officers in all the 11 talukas of the State. Under the scheme, Anganwadi centres have been set up in Rural and Urban areas. At present (as on July 2008), there are 1112 Anganwadi centres. In the centres, six services namely, Immunization, Health Check-up, Referral Services, Supplementary Nutrition, Nutrition and Health Education and Non-formal Education, are being provided. NORMS FOR OPENING A NEW ANGANWADI CENTRE.
Pregnant & Lactating mothers and Children in the age group of 0-6 years.
Pregnant & Lactating mothers Children in the age group of 0-6 years. i) Population i) - 400-800 - one Anganwadi Centre. ii) 800-1600 - to Anganwadi Centres iii) Distance - One km. from another Anganwadi Centre. iii) No. of beneficiaries - Pregnant, Lactating women and children in the age of 0-6 years. ( Children of 0-2 years as beneficiaries and 2-6 years for attending Anganwadi Centre ) . The applicants should address to the Child Dev. Project Officer of respect Project/Taluka, the same will be forwarded to the Directorate, after survey and then forwarded to Government of India for approval and sanction of Anganwadi Centre in respective Blocks.
Contact to The Directorate of Women & Child Dev., Panaji.
Central Government of India
Women and Child Development Department
Women and Child
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