Micronutrient support

HCLT Foundation the ERS-Medical Diagnostic delivery Units in Chennai and the HS team in Bangalore under the CSR program started the Micronutrient support to orphans of AIDS in partnership with CHES from January 2012. The project has completed one year. CHES has provided this support to 85 children at Anandha Illam and another 14 double orphans at community living with grandparents or extended families. The cost per child works to Rs.300 per child. The project aims to cover 101 children. The biggest success was among the orphans at Anandha Illam who have shown greater response and many have improved in their height and weight and Body mass Index.