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About Planning Your Family

Raising a family is a responsibility greater than any other. It is of utmost importance for every married couple to be aware of their reproductive health rights and have access to quality family planning services and methods. The freedom to decide how many children to have and when to have them should lie solely with the concerned couple and needs to be made collectively by them. This is where humdo.nhp comes in.

The Government of India’s National Family Planning Programme, through humdo.nhp aims to provide eligible couples with information and guidance on family planning methods and services available, to ensure individuals and couples lead a healthy, happy and prosperous life.

Here you get all the right information, which has been crafted under the guidance of experts and professionals to give you a clear picture of reproductive health and family planning.

The Need for Family Planning:

  • Family planning helps couples make informed choices about their sexual and reproductive health and promotes responsible parenthood.
  • Family planning information and services helps couples plan for their families and ensure healthy spacing between children.
  • By exposing a woman to fewer pregnancies in her lifetime, family planning reduces her lifetime risk of illness and death associated with pregnancy and childbirth.
  • Moreover family planning prevents unwanted, mistimed or high-risk pregnancies, many of which pose a threat to the woman’s life and health, thus ensuring a healthy mother and child.