Mother-to-Mother Support Groups: Trainer’s Manual and Facilitator’s Manual with Discussion Guide

Summary: These manuals (available in English and Portuguese) were designed for training mother-to-mother support group facilitators to lead participatory discussions on maternal, infant, and young child nutrition. The manuals provide detailed information on potential support group topics and answers to questions that may arise during support group sessions. The global version can be adapted for a wide variety of contexts.

Below are three versions of the manual. The first is a global version designed to be adapted for an individual country context. Also included are a version of the manuals in English adapted for Ethiopia and a version in Portuguese adapted for Mozambique.

Global (English):

 Ethiopia (English):

Mozambique (Portuguese):