BPNI Maharashtra’s Lactation Consultants & Mother Support Group Leaders provide Pre & Post-Delivery Breastfeeding Help & Support to mothers to help them breastfeed successfully.
We train Health Care Providers in the art & science of IYCN (Infant & Young Child Nutrition) to optimally change Breastfeeding & Complementary Feeding Practices to improve Neonatal, Infant & Child Mortality & Morbidity.
We work in close collaboration with the state governments & UNICEF offices & abide by the IMS Act to achieve the above.
Importance of Exclusive Breastfeeding for Six Months
Former Programme Officer (Nutrition), UNICEF Chhattisgarh
Former ICDS Officer (1996-2014)