2. China Rural Education and Child Health (China REACH)

2019-02-12Charity Projects

China Rural Education and Child Health (China REACH) program is an integrated early childhood development project targeting children in low-income rural areas. Elements of the project include nutrition and parenting interventions, randomized controlled trials and follow-up assessments. 

CICC Charity Foundation respectively launched the China REACH program in Guzhang County, Hunan Province in 2017 and Nimu County, Tibet Province in 2018. 

Adopting and applying the Jamaican home-visiting intervention model, the home visitors visit the households once a week and provide various instructions on early parenting to improve parenting techniques and help with child development in language, cognition, motor, social and emotional skills.

The experience accumulated in this project will be transformed into suggestions for government on relevant policy decisions.