Feeding Programs

Supplemental Feeding Program

Supplemental Feeding is about provision of healthy and nutritious food to the moderately and severely (non-medical) underweight children to serve as an immediate and direct interventions to improve their nutritional status and to prevent any permanent physical and mental retardation.
 
This program has four (4) components:

  1. Educate the children and their parents on the importance of eating healthy and nutritious food and develop the families nurturing capabilities through various program media.
  2. Improve nutritional status of the target beneficiaries who are underweight pre-school children ages 1-6 years old.
  3. Mobilize access of beneficiaries and their families to resources present within the community (LGU, Private sectors and other NGOs) to serve as mechanisms for sustainability.
  4. Encourage volunteerism among PSC employees through active involvement and participation in the program.

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