Consorting Conselors Beginning in the Prevention of the Adolescent Anemia


  • Riyanti Riyanti Poltekkes Kemenkes Palangka Raya
  • Legawati Legawati Poltekkes Kemenkes Palangkaraya



Prevention of Anemia, Peer counselors, Teenage girls


Anemia is a nutritional problem in the world, especially in developing countries. The incidence of female anemia in Indonesia is still high. Young women have ten times greater risk of anemia than young men. This is because teenage girls experience menstruation every month and are in a period of growth so that requires more iron intake. Efforts made in addition to providing blood-boosting tablets also involve the participation of peers in adolescent groups to prevent anemia in adolescents further through peer counselors on the prevention of anemia in young women. Methods of community service that is with Peer Counselor Assistance On Prevention of Young Women Anemia. This activity is carried out for 3 months which is divided into 3 stages: (1) planning stage, (2) the implementation stage, (3) the evaluation stage. The results obtained an increase in the counseling service process from 27 at the first meeting to 32.33 at the third meeting


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Author Biographies

Riyanti Riyanti, Poltekkes Kemenkes Palangka Raya

Lecturer of Midwifery

Poltekkes Kemenkes Palangka Raya

Legawati Legawati, Poltekkes Kemenkes Palangkaraya

Lecturer in Midwifery Poltekkes Kemenkes Palangkaraya


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How to Cite

Riyanti, R., & Legawati, L. (2018). PENDAMPINGAN KONSELOR SEBAYA DALAM PENCEGAHAN ANEMIA REMAJA PUTRI: Consorting Conselors Beginning in the Prevention of the Adolescent Anemia. PengabdianMu: Jurnal Ilmiah Pengabdian Kepada Masyarakat, 3(1), 62–68.