Mamata

To alleviate the issue of maternal and infant under nutrition, Government of Odisha, has launched a state specific scheme for pregnant women and lactating mothers called MAMATA- a conditional cash transfer maternity benefit scheme. This scheme provides monetary support to the pregnant and lactating women to enable them to seek improved nutrition and promote health seeking behavior

Objective

A. To provide partial wage compensation for pregnant and nursing mothers so that they are able to rest adequately during their pregnancy and after delivery.
B. To increase utilization of maternal and child health services, especially antenatal care, postnatal care and immunization.
C. To improve mother and child care practices, especially exclusive breastfeeding and complementary feeding of infants.

Target Group:

Pregnant and lactating woman of 19 & above age group, for the first two live births except those who avail maternity benefit (who are themselves employees or wives of employees of State Govt/Central Govt/PSUs).

Financial Norms:

Conditionality

Primary Responsibility to ensure service delivery

Means of Verification

First Instalment (end of six months of pregnancy)

1500/

 

  1. Pregnancy registered within 6 months at the AWC/mini AWC or Health Centre (Sub-centre/PHC/ CHC/ District hospital / empanelled private doctor under JSY

AWW

 

MCP Card Et Scheme Register

 

  1. Received at least one antenatal check-up

ANM

MCP Card

  1. Received IFA tablets

ANM

MCP Card

  1. Received at least one TT vaccination

ANM

MCP Card

  1. Received at least one counseling session at the AWC/VHND/Home Visit

AWW

 

Second Installment (after completion of three months of the child)

1500/-

 

  1. Registration of child birth

ANM

MCP Card

  1. Child received BCG vaccination

ANM

MCP Card

  1. Child received Polio -1 and DPT-1 vaccination

ANM

MCP Card

  1. Child received Polio-2 and DPT-2 vaccination

ANM

MCP Card

  1. Child weighed at least two times after birth (out of optimal 4 times including weighing at birth)

AWW

 

MCP Card

  1. Mother attended at least two IYCF counseling sessions at the AWC/VHND/Home Visit after delivery (out of optimal 3 times)

AWW

 

MCP Card