Maternal New-born and Child Health (MNCH) program
Community MNCH Programs
Available data from the WHO indicates Nigeria as the fourth highest maternal mortality ratio in the world. Where out of 100,000 deliveries, nearly one thousand pregnant women die (NDHS 2018).
FAROF provided Delivery kits to 10, 000 pregnant mothers with evidence of at least 4 Antenatal visits/Attendance at the facility level, these comprising of sanitary items, methylated spirit, cotton wool, chloryxl gel, misoprostol tablets, and hand glove. The objective of the distribution was to increase the number of women who attend ANC.
TRAINING OF Health workers on EMONC
Donation of Ambulances to Primary health care located in hard to reach communities
Distribution of delivery kit PHC Farakwai
Distribution of delivery kit HC NDC
Antenatal care sensitization meeting
Fatima Salisu, a beneficiary of the delivery kit and LLIN from Nasarawa community, testified of the impactful nature of the intervention, and commended the services rendered to her and the efficiency of the staff when she came to deliver at the facility. This is as a result of the training carried out by FAROF for healthcare workers in Kaduna State to ensure quality maternal and child health service delivery.
Patient being attended to inside the Ambulance by a Health Provider
Interview session with ETS beneficiary
FAROF WORK ON MNCH
FAROF and her Partners Strengthen Primary health care systems since 2020 with capacity on handling complication during deliveries and attending to expectant mothers during antennal visits at the facility level.
Since 2021, More than 1 million expectants mothers were provided with Delivery kits and confirmed on safe delivery at facility level
Over nine hundred women attend Antenatal at facility level and sensitized through the partnership with the State Primary health care board , Nigeria Breweries LTD and TY Danjuma Foundation
FAROF and her partners have supported more than four primary health care centers located in hard to reach communities with Ambulance to increase Delivery at the facility level, more than 15 Ambulances are scheduled to be distributed in the coming year.