The 'C' in NACS: FANTA’s Experience Improving Counseling in the Nutrition Assessment, Counseling, and Support (NACS) Approach

Image of publication coverSince 2007, FANTA has supported 13 countries to integrate the nutrition assessment, counseling, and support (NACS) approach in their health facilities and community services. Despite success in assessing and treating people for malnutrition, however, research has shown that counseling—the 'C' in NACS—remains weak. This technical brief provides key strategies for improving counseling, training, and tools for NACS service providers.

USAID logo