With the primary objective of providing quality healthcare to the underprivileged children, the FMCG direct selling company Amway India, organised free health check-up camps in 14 locations across the country including Bhopal. Commemorating the World Health Day, this initiative also included an interactive and educational session with an aim to improve the nutritional knowledge and practices inclusive of hygiene practices and daily dietary requirement.
In Bhopal, Amway India organised a health check-up camp for the children of Sewa Bharati Matrichaya. General physicians provided important health-related information and recommendations to over 50 children who had attended the camp. Amway India west vice president Vijay Golani said, “As part of Amway’s CSR philosophy of helping people live better lives, our initiative for the World Health Day is focused at improving the quality of life of children and the community at large.
Through this initiative, we emphasise on building awareness on preventive healthcare practices to ensure healthy living. We have received an overwhelming response for the initiative, which has benefited over 1000 children across the country. We are confident that this kind of planned and continuous health interventions will further complement the Government’s efforts towards building a healthier nation.”
“The World Health Day is held to mark the importance of health for all. The day is focused on promoting healthier living habits that increase the life expectancy of people around the world. We wholeheartedly thank Amway for organising this health check-up camp and also for the health & nutrition awareness session, he added.”
Keeping up with its commitment to help people live better lives, Amway has launched project Project Sunrise under which it works with 16 NGO partners in the areas of education, health, and hygiene for childrens’ welfare. Amway had also launched the Power of 5 campaign to create awareness on childhood malnutrition and usher in behavioural shift among mothers and communities at large.