PowerPoint Presentation: Voluntary health agencies Ms. Gincy PowerPoint Presentation: Introduction It is typical of the character of the county and of people helping people in trouble. In nearly every community there are nongovernmental or voluntary agencies that supplement the work of the health department . PowerPoint Presentation: Introduction.... Health services in India had their beginning with voluntary groups only. Eg. missionaries from abroad who came and established services for women ,children ect. Even today these agencies are playing a vital role in health care system of India PowerPoint Presentation: Meaning Organization has its own administrative body or committee which raises fund through its membership or through private sources It has staff either paid or on voluntary basis Works for health promotion, health education & health legislation ect. PowerPoint Presentation: Definition Organization that is administered by an autonomous board which holds meetings, collects funds for its support chiefly from private sources and expands money whether with or without paid workers, in conducting a program directed primarily to furthering the public health by providing health services or H.E or by advancing research or legislation for health or by combination of these activities PowerPoint Presentation: Objectives Health promotion Health education Health legislation & Research on health matters. PowerPoint Presentation: Type National Ж Working in the field of MCH Family planning association of India , Indian council of child welfare & kasturba memorial fund Ж Working for specific disease problem Hind kushta nivaran sangh, Indian cancer society ect. PowerPoint Presentation:
cont... Ж Working for general health care Indian
society, central social welfare and all India women's conference Ж Professional bodies INC, IMA,IDA,TNAI ect.
PowerPoint Presentation: Cont.... International Multilateral Bilateral NGO / PVO PowerPoint Presentation: Multilateral Organizations receive found from multiple governments and non governmental sources and support developmental effort of governments and organization in less-developed nations of the world Examples are WHO, UNICEF, World bank,UNFPA, ILO, UNDP, FAO PowerPoint Presentation: Bilateral Single government agency that provides aid to lesser developed countries They usually deal directly with other government Eg. are USAID, DANIDA, Colombo plan SIDA PowerPoint Presentation: Non governmental They include humanitarian( philanthropic agencies) and professional organizations concerned with global health Not under government sponsorships or control International red cross, Rockefeller foundation, ford foundation, CARE ect, are the examples. PowerPoint Presentation: Functions Direct services or assistance to individual This include the activities such as patient care, nsg visiting service, provision of consultations Training and supervision of voluntary workers Preparation and dissemination of public information materials provides materials foe H.E and carries on mass health education works PowerPoint Presentation: Cont .... Supplementing the work of official agencies by lending the personnel's and contributing the funds for special equipments or other supplementary assistance to service agencies. Financial assistance through scholarships or training grants, Guide the work of official agencies and provides constructive ideas Advances the health legislation PowerPoint Presentation: Cont…. Exhibits demonstration and experimental project. demonstration of Bore hole latrine by RF to solve the problem of hookworm in India is become essential part of environmental sanitation program PowerPoint Presentation: Cont… Supplement the effort of govt. During any disasters these agencies come forward and share the responsibility to solve the problem Effective policy formulation through interpretation of public opinions Pioneering, flexibility& experimentation. Carries on research to explore ways and means of doing new thing, autonomous board helps flexibility to adopt the program PowerPoint Presentation: Cont…. Channelise human resources Help in efficient program implementation Initiative and leadership VHA take initiation and believes in self help rather than help from out side, they encourage the local potential leaders to develop as agents of socio economic change Creating greater understanding and + ve attitude among the beneficiaries PowerPoint Presentation: KEY POINTS Organization has its own administrative body or committee which raises fund through its membership or through private sources It has staff either paid or on voluntary basis Works for health promotion, health education & health legislation ect PowerPoint Presentation: Cont.. Types national and international Functions Supplements the work of govt Research Demonstration Pioneering Education Guarding the govt works Advancing health legislation PowerPoint Presentation: Reference Preventive and social medicine, Park .k, 20 th edition, bhanot publishers, 813-823 Community health nursing, Kasturi sundar rao,4 th edition, BI publication,744-758 Text book of community medicine, Dr. J.P baride . Dr A P Kulkarni, 3 rd edition, Vora medical publication, 636-637 Community health nursing, Judith Ann Allender. Barbara Walton Spradley, 6 th edition Lippincott publication,470-471 PowerPoint Presentation: Reference 6. Public health nursing, Marcia Stanhope . Jeanette Lancaster, 7 th edition, Mosby publication,74-75 7. www.google.com