International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
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Research Paper | Nutrition Science | Indonesia | Volume 6 Issue 8, August 2017 | Rating: 6.8 / 10 | Rate this Article

The Effect of Community Education Using Media Leaflet, Poster and Pocket Book Towards Posyandu Cadre Knowledge on Children Development and Growth, Supplementary Feeding, Iodine Deficiency Disorder and UPGK

B. Doddy Riyadi | Juin Hadisuyitno

Abstract: Based on the results of baseline data for the year 2016 in the Sumbersekar village of the District Dau Malang undertaken by students of level 3 diploma courses majoring in nutrition at Malang Health Polytechnic show that the percentage of Posyandu cadre knowledge about Posyandu was 43 %, growth and development of infants 39 %, Supplementary Feeding (PMT) 47.8 %, iodine deficiency disorders (GAKI) 17 %, Family Nutrition Improvement Efforts (UPGK) 48 %, all were included in the category of less. This is evidenced from the scores obtained in the questionnaire about knowledge posyandu less than 60. The general purpose of this research is to analyze the effect of media outreach with leaflets, booklets and posters on the level of knowledge about Posyandu of Posyandu cadres in the village Sumbersekar Dau District of Malang. This research was conducted in the village of Sumbersekar the District Dau Malang on 16 January 2017 until 18 February 2017. The research is a Quasi-experimental study the design of the study was one group pretest posttest. The research instrument used is a personal data questionnaire, cadre knowledge by pretest-posttest, pretest-posttest matter for the posters, leaflets and booklets, stationery, Posters, Leaflets and Handbook. The sample used is 23 cadres posyandu in Sumbersekar Village. The results showed that there were differences before and after community education with the media leaflets, booklets and posters to the knowledge level of Posyandu cadre about posyandu, development and growth of children, supplementary feeding (PMT), disorders due to iodine deficiency (GAKI), Efforts to Repair Family Nutrition (UPGK). There is influence of giving media (leaflet, pocket book and poster) to knowledge about posyandu cadres about posyandu, and the most influential media in changing knowledge of posyandu cadres of toddler is pocket book. It is suggested that posyandu cadres should increase the use of media leaflet, pocket book and poster in order to give education to the community.

Keywords: community, education, media, posyandu, cadre

Edition: Volume 6 Issue 8, August 2017,

Pages: 660 - 664

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