The Chattagram Maa-O-Shishu Hospital, a private not-for-profit semi charitable organisation is situated in Agrabad, Chittagong, Bangladesh. Starting in 1979 in a very small way with no fund in hand but with determination and zeal, the organisation has walked a long way during the past 35 years. Under the umbre.
The parent organization started its journey in the year 1979 as Chattagram Shishu Hospital. This was a humble beginning, which gathered momentum with the commitment and sincere efforts of people from all walks of life. A group of social workers of Chittagong started the hospital in an unfinished dilapidated government building in Agrabad with permission of the Ministry of Health and family welfare.
The small out patient’s services with one part time honorary medical officer on deputation from Chittagong medical college & three honorary paediatric consultant. The whole of the two storied building were later given to the organization step by step (each floor containing a floor space of 91,000 sqft). Shishu Hospital was completed 1988 and maternity services were added to the hospital in 1994 with a capacity of 150 beds. At this time the Hospital was named as“Chattagram Maa O Shishu Hospital”