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Our Objectives

  • To lay the foundation for development of children below 6 years with focus on Supplementary Nutrition, non formal pre school education and awareness and capacity building for mothers for nutritional and health needs of the child.

  • To empower adolescent girls (11-18 years) through nutrition, health care and life skill education.

  • To provide a safe and secure environment for overall development of children who are in need of care and protection and those in conflict with law.

  • To create awareness on the consequences of Child Marriage and to prevent child marriage in the state to remove the bias against girl children, to correct adverse sex ratio and eradicate social evils.

  • To prevent women and children from being abused and trafficked.

  • To enable Economic, Social and Political Empowerment of women.

  • To ensure welfare of differently abled and senior citizens.

  • To Provide relief and rehabilitation to vulnerable and marginalized women who lack family / societal support and independent means of income.

  • To mainstream gender concerns in policies, programmes and schemes of Government though gender budgeting.

  • To provide various support services to women and children through State Social Welfare Board and its network of voluntary organisations.

  • To implement Rajiv Gandhi Creche scheme for the children of working mothers and its revision.

  • To implement programmes for economic empowerment of women through Women Development Corporation

  • To empower women to participate in the justice delivery mechanism through Women's Commission.

  • To promote and bring out the creative talent among children by exposing them to various extra curricular activities and creative activities through Bal Bhavans and Bala Vikas Academy.

Last Updated: 26-02-2021 10:32 AM Updated By: Admin

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