Following is the list of National Health Programmes In India:
|S.No.||National Health Programmes ||Year of Beginning ||Objective/Description
|1||National Cancer Control Programme||1975||Primary prevention of cancers by health education regarding
hazards of tobacco consumption and necessity of genital hygiene for prevention of cervical cancer, etc.
|2|| National Program of Health Care for the Elderly (NPHCE)
||To provide preventive, curative and rehabilitative services to the elderly persons at various level of health care delivery system of the country, etc.|
|3|| National Program for Prevention and Control of Deafness (NPPCD)
||----||To prevent the avoidable hearing loss on account of disease or injury, etc.
|4|| District Mental Health Program (NMHP)
||To ensure availability and accessibility of minimum mental health care for all in the foreseeable future, particularly to the most vulnerable and underprivileged sections of population.|
|5||National Cancer Registry Programme||1982||To provide true information on cancer prevalence and incidence.|
|6||National Tobacco Control Program||2007||Preventing the initiation of smoking among young people, educating, motivating and assisting smokers to quit smoking, etc.
|7||National Leprosy Eradication Program||started in 1955, launched in 1983
||To arrest the disease activity in all the known cases of leprosy.|
|8||Universal Immunization Program (UIP)||1985||To achieve self-sufficiency in vaccine production and the manufacture of cold-chain equipment for storage purpose, etc.
|9||National Vector Borne Disease Control Program||----||For the prevention and control of vector borne diseases|