A balance health programme for children is essential for building a healthy nation. In the field of health, service like maternity and child welfare, school health service, mid-day meals and nutrition programme, child guidance clinic etc. are some of the programmes.
Provision of maternity and child welfare services is basic to a comprehensive child welfare programme. It includes home visiting, antenatal clinics, midwifery services, maternity homes, child welfare centres, and postnatal care.
The child health services should include maternal health service, child health centre,school health service,nutrition service, child guidance clinic etc.