SAKASHAR MAHILA SAMOOH (SMS)

A Group of educated women (At least matriculate) is formed in every village to lend the necessary resource support to the Gram Panchayat and its sub committee for effective discharge of the functions assigned to them.

The functions of Sakashar Mahila Samhooh includes:-

awareness generation on key issues such as declining Sex ratio, dowry , domestic violence, Literacy and universalization of elementary education, Health and nutrition, Opportunities for economic empowerment of women, Hygiene sanitation and environment , Schemes run by the Goverment for women, girls, children and village community.

Monitoring of Supplementary Nutrition under ICDS.

Member of Village Level Committee, a Sub Committee of Gram Panchayat working for development of women & children.

Setting-up of 70 Sanitary Napkin Units through HWDC.

Contributes in social audit to improve delivery.

Providing social and economic services for development of women in villages, thus tiding over the problem of lack of adequate number of credible NGOs in the State.