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Social & Behavioral Change Communication (SBCC) Materials of INCA Project

SBCC is an important strategy of USAID’s INCA, Caritas for an interpersonal communication, social change and community mobilization and advocacy on improving nutrition of mother and child to support individuals, families, communities, health facilities. SBCC activities will be continued in adopting nutrition specific and sensitive practices among beneficiaries in USAID’s Improving Nutrition through Community-based Approaches (INCA) Project. To achieve the purpose, the project adopted training manuals and SBCC materials with prior permission of National Nutrition Services (NNS), Institute of Public Health Nutrition (IPHN). Four SBCC materials newly developed engaging different level SBCC experts of Caritas, United Purpose and NNS, IPHN, Community based Health Care (CBHC), National and International organizations. All materials are gender focused and containing message of pregnant, breastfeeding mother, children under 2 years and adolescents.

Nutrition Calendar for Pregnant Mother: Newly developed this SBCC material in order to increase knowledge and practice on maternal nutrition and care of pregnant mother. Pregnancy Calendar has been distributing among the registered pregnant mothers which will remind them about taking antenatal care in time. The pregnant mother herself, and her husband, and laws will use this materials for tracking her practices, support and noticing for necessary action toward healthier pregnancy and its outcome. It has also been demonstrated by CNP as assistive tool for maternal nutrition and care counseling, follow-up and practice tracker.

Food plate: Reprinted and has been distributed among the pregnant mother after their registration, counseling and demonstration in order to increase knowledge on food and nutrition, balance diet and food diversity. CNP has been using food plate as assistive tools for demonstration and practice tools for pregnant mother. This has also been demonstrated in courtyard session/group session with mothers, fathers, mother-in-laws for increasing knowledge and practice of  balance diet and food diversity.

Food Bowl for Children: Newly developed this material for motivating about the complementary feeding to mother and caregivers of under two years children. Food bowl will be demonstrated by CNP as an assistive tool for counseling and demonstration on complementary feeding at house hold level. This has also been demonstrated in courtyard session/group session with mothers, fathers, grand mothers and care giver for increasing knowledge and practice about feeding time, measurement and consistency.

Ludo for adolescent’s Girl: Newly developed for promoting knowledge on adolescent nutrition, health & hygiene through playing game/entertainment. This is participatory game that will encourage them to share about malpractice and its effects and good practice and its effect and helpful for taking decision in their life. CNP has been using the ludo in adolescent’s group session and nutrition day event.

Bill Board: Newly developed for motivating mass population on infant and young child feeding. Bill board mapping is completed and now in under process for installation through appropriate authorities Billboard will be established in strategic location of project area as per mapping where a vast population can be reached out and message of IYCF and nutrition and health services can be disseminated.

IYCF Job Aid: Reprinted and distributed to CNP for using as an assistive tool for the preparation of counseling and health education on IYCF among the pregnant and breastfeeding mothers and family member of under 2 years’ children during HH visit counseling and courtyard session. Job Aid distributed to CNP after orientation.

Flipchart on MCN and Hygiene: Adapted from NNS/IPHN, and Water Aid Bangladesh and reprinted. Community Nutrition Promoter (CNP) is using this material as an assistive tool for group counseling, courtyard session at the community level. Flip Chart distributed to CNP after orientation.

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