Developing the “Human Capital” of Nations, especially the intellectual, social,
mental, and physical abilities of children & adolescents is fundamental to the
improvement of the quality of life of the citizens.
Children must be at the very heart of development - their well being, capabilities,
Knowledge and energy will determine the ‘Future of Nation’
What is SHP ?
School Health Programme (SHP) is a single, largest time framed health programme
operating in the State of Gujarat since 1997. In 2009-10, SHP will cover ≈1.4
crore children ≈ 25% population of Gujarat. SHP covers all 26 Districts & 18,568
villages (including 7 Corporations) of the State.