Edzimkulu Child Health Project

Reporting Organization:Change for Children
Total Budget ($CAD):$ 75,000
Timeframe: March 1, 2013 - March 31, 2018
Status: Completion
Contact Information: Unspecified

Partner & Funder Profiles

Reporting Organization

Change for Children

Participating Organizations


Funders (Total Budget Contribution)

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Country - Total Budget Allocation

South Africa - $ 75,000.00 (100.00%)

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Areas of Focus

Health - Total Budget Allocation

Newborn & Child Health (100 %)

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Since 2008, project partner, Edzimkulu, has been providing home based access to care for children under 5 focusing on breastfeeding, malnutrition prevention, immunization coverage and prevention of mother to child transmission of HIV. Change for Children supported the project for 5 years with the aim to community-based maternal-infant care and support from pregnancy until five years of age.

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Target Population

Gender and age: Adult women Under-5 children Newborns
Total Direct Population: 5,000
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Results & Indicators

Expected Results


Achieved Results

Follow up was provided to approximately 1000 infants each year.


  • None Selected
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Associated Projects (If applicable)

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