CIMAHI. Rumah Zakat with partner in the field of health, Cita Sehat Foundation held a counseling and Posyandu preparedness activity in Wijayakusumah RW 3, Melong Subdistrict, Cimahi Selatan District, Cimahi. This event was held in order to commemorate World Breastfeeding Week which is commemorated every first week in August.
”Breastfeeding Week is deliberately done in conjunction with the implementation of Posyandu preparedness activity because we are targeting the mothers of children under five around Melong, Cimahi ” said Public Health Cita Sehat, Fitri.
The activity began with weighing, providing vitamin A and supplementary foods. Not only that, in this activity health counseling about the importance of breastfeeding as well as the role of Posyandu material delivered by midwife Melong Tengah Health Center, Neni.
A total of 107 toddlers and parents attended the event. The parents are very enthusiastic to listen to the material delivered by Midwife Neni. They claim to be happy because while waiting for their children to be examined by the cadres, they can gain knowledge through counseling held by Rumah Zakat and Cita Sehat.
Newsroom/ Nurul Rahayu