Public awareness

December 13, 2013

Maryknoll Nepal utilizes a variety of media to reach a broad range of people within society with the aim of making the public aware about mental health issues and related stigma.  Street plays and rallies, Talk programs, Awareness classes in schools and in the community, distribution of IEC material are the regular activities for creating public awareness.  In an average, Maryknoll Nepal at present receives 920 nursing candidates (BN, BCS, HA, PCL, ANM levels) from 23 different nursing institutions and colleges from inside and outside valley in related to their clinical placement, observation visit and practicum field placements.