Family Health


Family Health
Family is the most fundamental institution of society. This kind of institution consists different generation from infant to old people. In the priority programs, it is necessary to pay attention to all ages of family especially mothers and children as the vulnerable groups. Performance and service in this unit is related to achieving two aims of Millennium Development Goals directly which are reducing death toll for children under 5 years old by two third, decreasing mortality for women during childbirth by three quarters, and also three indirect aims which are reducing extreme poverty and hunger by half, access to public rudimentary trainings and women's empowerment and providing gender equality. Hoping that using website be an approach for achieving goals in providing health to family members. Visitors’ participation in polls and commenting in the contact manager portion of website, can promote process of selection of our website contents.

The overall objectives
• Reducing maternal mortality

• Reduction of child mortality under 5 years

• Promoting level of health for children under 8 years

• Improving the quality of life for mature adults

• Improving the quality of life for the elderly people

• Improvement of family planning

• Exclusive breastfeeding for the first six months of life and then supplemented breastfeeding for at least one year and up to two year