Chennai, March 23: Ahead of World TB Day, STAMP, a new pillbox-cum-treatment adherence support system, was launched at a meeting organised by REACH, a city-based NGO which is partnering with the government’s TB control programme. STAMP, an acronym for Support for Treatment Adherence and Medication Protocol, has been designed and manufactured by Sundaram Medical Devices […]
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REACH is inviting journalists reporting on health for the following opportunities: REACH Media Fellowships for reporting on Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) 2018-19 => For journalists reporting on languages other than English (Print or Web) => Fellowships to focus on locally relevant issues on NCDs => 15 fellowships will be awarded => Deadline: December 17 => Application Form & Background […]
Applications are invited for the third edition of the REACH Media Fellowships for Reporting on Non-Communicable Diseases (2020-21). Journalists working for print or digital publications in India are eligible to apply to the Fellowship Programme. Click here to apply
As part of REACH’s efforts to help improve the quality and frequency of media reporting on non-communicable diseases, we have developed resources on Diabetes & Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and a glossary on COPD. These were emailed to journalists who may be planning stories and also tweeted. Find the links below: Resource on Diabetes Resource on COPD Glossary […]
Dibrugarh, November 8, 2017: The inaugural meeting for the pilot phase of the Employer Led Model for Tuberculosis (TB) Prevention and Care in the tea gardens of Dibrugarh was held earlier today. This was organized by REACH, a non-profit organization currently implementing the TB Call to Action Project in Assam, in partnership with the State […]
Ranchi, October 17, 2017: “We are all gathered here today as the state of Jharkhand takes one big step towards our common goal of eliminating TB by 2025. Now, TB drugs will be given daily as against the earlier alternate day regimen. This is a great initiative by the Revised National Tuberculosis Control Programme and […]
Chennai, Tamil Nadu: REACH held its 18th Annual General Body Meeting on September 21 at the M.S. Swaminathan Research Foundation. The AGM began with a welcome address by Ms. Sheela Augustine, Deputy Program Director, REACH. Speaking on the occasion, Dr. M.S. Swaminathan, former Rajya Sabha Member, renowned Agricultural Scientist and Chairman, REACH said, “REACH has come […]
REACH publishes its Annual Report 2016-17. You can read the full report here.
REACH invites applications for its Capacity-Building Workshops for TB Survivors to be held in three Indian states -Bihar, Jharkhand and Odisha. TB Survivors from these states are requested to send in their applications on or before October 3, 2017 For more information, please refer to the application forms attached below. Download the application form for Bihar (Hindi) here. Download […]
Guwahati, August 24, 2017: “TB requires urgent attention and it is necessary to involve local governments, corporates and those personally affected by TB, for a meaningful contribution to this national cause,” said Hon’ble Governor of Assam Shri Banwarilal Purohit, while speaking at the launch of the TB Call to Action (TBC2A) Project in Assam. Shri Purohit was […]