Cirebon, (13/3). The Toddler Nutrition Alert Program was successfully implemented at Posyandu Cempaka, RW 02, Kel. Kesenden, Kec. Attorney General’s Office, Cirebon City.
In addition to weighing, the Posyandu, which has a target of 60 toddlers, also conducts immunization activities and provides additional food (PMT) in the form of nutritious local processed foods and bananas.
“Alhamdulillah, since the Toddler Nutrition Alert program took place, a number of children in RW 02 have had progress in gaining weight. This is of course due to several factors, including a balanced child’s nutritional intake and increasing knowledge of mothers about nutrition. ” Said Mrs. Soinah, Head of the Cempaka Posyandu Cadre. The activity, which started at 09.00 to 11.00 WIB, was attended by Posyandu cadres, 2 representatives of the Puskesmas and the Cita Sehat field PIC.
“With the involvement of various parties in this program, the hope is that it will further increase our efforts to alleviate malnutrition in children under five, especially in the RW 02 area,” said Lisaidah, PIC in the Cita Sehat field.