Engaging fathers and grandmothers to improve maternal and child dietary practices: Planning a community-based study in western Kenya

Engaging fathers and grandmothers to improve maternal and child dietary practices: Planning a community-based study in western Kenya

Fathers and grandmothers are key family influencers who have an impact on maternal and child health.

This paper describes the planning, design, and implementation of a four -phased evaluation study on the impact of engaging fathers or grandmothers in improving diets of mothers and feeding practices of infants and young children in a rural setting in western Kenya.