|Radio Health is an innovative Community Health Education and Communication model designed and produced by NRHM (National rural Health Mission) and initiated by Thiruvananthapuram district team of NRHM in collaboration with AIR.
Radio Health aims
(i) to build up an innovative and comprehensive health literacy model through the medium of RADIO by assuring wider community participation for mass appeal
(ii) to create awareness among the audience of the importance of health and the need to lead life as a healthy individual;
(iii) to create a friendly and open atmosphere for audience interaction through innovative ideas;
(iv) to create a positive change in the health habits and behavior of people
(v) To ensure that the idea/ message conveyed, reaches every nook and corner to gain targeted feedback.
Radio Health was launched on 25th September, 2008. The Frequency of Transmission is 101.9 MHz; Ananthapuri FM .The transmission time is 3 to 3.30 pm, 4 days/week ‘Thursday to Sunday’.
Contents of the Programme is prepared under the direct supervision of expert Doctors, Public Health Experts and executed by creative persons and Radio Health Club Membe` An approval committee has been constituted who will approve the programmes to be aired periodically