For several families living in the slums of Mumbai, survival is the key. They come from various corners of the subcontinent to live the Mumbai dream. They live with others, work throughout the day to ensure that they have the basic meal and that their children have quality education in an English medium school. But with these aspirations, they tend to neglect their children?s health.
Enter Society for Nutrition, Education and Health Action (SNEHA), an NGO that has for several years working with slum-dwellers from Mumbai, with focus on maternal and child health, as well as prevention of violence against women and children.