Family Welfare Clinic




Family Welfare Clinic
 
 
 
 

 


The three peripheral family welfare clinics provide reproductive health and family planning services and serve as a model for integration of family planning services with other aspects of reproductive health care.

These clinics operate as an outdoor facility and women are referred to nearby hospitals/ clinics for any surgical intervention or inpatient management

The facilities are provided free of cost. The clinic timings are from 9.30 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. from Mondays to Fridays. For further information the clinic will respond to telephone or clinic visits.

Services offered include:

•  Information, education, communication and counselling on various contraceptives and motivation to accept a suitable and reliable method; Provision of spacing contraceptive method of the individual couple choice with regular follow-up examinations.

•  Creating awareness for, screening and treatment of reproductive tract infections (RTIs), screening for cervical cancer, colposcopy, pelvic ultrasonography for women

•  Treatment of minor ailments among children under 5 years and adolescent girls. The clinic teams comprise of a clinician (obst./gyn.), health educator/counselor , field worker, nurse and ayah

Women attending these clinics, if eligible, are enrolled for clinical and basic research studies in accordance with the ethical guidelines of ICMR. The important feature of these clinics is the regular and high rate of follow-ups. Annually, the average attendance is approximately 5000 at the 3 family welfare clinics for contraceptive advice (CuT380, OC pills, emergency contraceptive pills, injection Net-EN, condoms and referrals for sterilizations). At the B J Wadia Hospital clinic, condom use is promoted for couples attending the HIV OPD.

Contact persons:

Clinic Doctor Tel. No.
B J Wadia clinic
Abhyudayanagar clinic
Naigaum clinic Dr. Lalita Savardekar 24182520

Abhyudayanagar Clinic
B J Wadia Clinic
Abhyudayanagar Clinic
B J Wadia Clinic
Naigaum Clinic
Naigaum Clinic