Jyotsna Chahal, DPO-Adolescent Project, NYK-Sirmour , Nahan HP ,Nehru Yuva Kendra Nahan has started 3rd 45 days training programme on Life skill development at Burma Papdi which is backward area of district sirmour and 30 km away from the district headquaters. The programme successfully inaugurated by the Hon’ble MLA- Sh. Kush Parmar from nahan on 11.07.08. He congratulated Nehru yuva Kendra for choosing the socially and economically backward area of distt. Sirmour for 45 days life skill training. The training programme for 45 days includes life skill education, importance of family,society,environment and why relationships are important positively, issues like Understanding Adolescent, Human physiology and reproductive system, health/hygiene/career planning/yoga/sports/substance abuse/STIs and RTIs/HIV/AIDS, nutrition, Sex and Gender will be taken during 45 days.
Participants and their stakeholders are taking keen interest in the training and they sometimes come for the session. During training, we have invited resource persons from different fields like Prof. A.S.Chauhan on life skills-critical thinking and creative thinking, Sh. Pradeep Sharma on family/relationships and socialisation, Mrs. Reema Singh on career guidance and Dr. Avnish Jolly on life skill-Empathy from Chandigarh and Dr. S.K.Batra on Substance Abuse. Nehru Yuva Kendra nahan is looking forward to it and trying to inculcate life skill education among adolescents so that they can apply them for solving their day to day life problems.