Differently Abled Welfare

Welfare schemes for the benefit of differently abled persons :

Scholarship to differently abled students:

Under this scheme Scholarship is given to the differently abled students studying in recognized schools/colleges. The Scholarship is being paid at the following rates.

  1. 1st standard to 5 th std Rs. 1000/- P.A
  2. 6 th to 8 th Rs. 3000/-P.A
  3. 9 th to 12 th std Rs.4000/- P.A
  4. Degree courses for UG Rs.6000/- P.A
  5. PG course and professional courses Rs.7000/- P.A

Readers Allowance:

Under this scheme the visually differently abled students are being paid at the following rate

  1. 9 th to 12 th Rs. 3000/- P.A
  2. Degree Course RS.5000/- P.A
  3. PG course and Professional courses Rs. 6000/-P.A

Maintenance Allowance Schemes:

Maintenance grant to the 40% and above mentally retorted.

Under this scheme Maintenance Allowance is given at the rate of Rs. 1500/- per month to the 40% and above Mentally Retarded persons.

Maintenance grant to 75% and above the severely disabled.

Under this scheme Maintenance allowance is given at the rate of Rs. 1500/- per month to the 75% and above severely Differently Abled person (Ortho)

Maintenance grant to the 40% and above muscular dystrophy.

Under this scheme Maintenance Allowance is given at the rate of Rs. 1500/- per month to the40% and above Muscular dystrophy affected persons

Maintenance grant to the 40% and above leprosy cured person.

Under this scheme Maintenance Allowance is given at the rate of Rs. 1500/- per month to the 40% and above Leprosy cured persons.

Loan assistance self -employment programme

Under this scheme Loan is recommended to the unemployment Differently Abled persons who are willing to start their self employment ventures. The Government Subsidy will be released to the Differently Abled person to whom provisional loan was sanctioned at the maximum of Rs. 10000/- or 1/3 of the sanctioned loan amount whichever is less.

Marriage Scheme: (Non Graduate)

Normal person marrying visually impaired

Under this scheme Marriage Assistance is given to Normal Person who marries Visually impapired Differently Abled person Total Assistance is Rs. 25,000/- and 8 of gms gold . ( Rs. 12,500/- in the form of National Savings Certificate and Rs. 12,500/- as cheque towards marriage expenses )

Normal person marrying deaf and dumb differently abled

Under this scheme Marriage Assistance is given to Normal Person who marries Deaf and Dumb Differently Abled person Total Assistance is Rs. 25,000/- and 8 gms of gold . ( Rs. 12,500/- in the form of National Savings Certificate and Rs. 12,500/- as cheque towards marriage expenses )

Normal person marrying Orthopaedically Differently Abled

Under this scheme Marriage Assistance is given to Normal Person who marries an Orthopaedically Differently Abled person Total Assistance is Rs. 25,000/-and 8 gms of gold . ( Rs. 12,500/- in the form of National Savings Certificate and Rs. 12,500/- as cheque towards marriage expenses )

Differently Abled Person Marrying Differently Abled

Under this scheme Marriage Assistance is given to Differently Abled person Marries Differently Abled person. Total Assistance is Rs. 25,000/- and 8 gms of gold . ( Rs. 12,500/- in the form of National Savings Certificate and Rs. 12,500/- as cheque towards marriage expenses )

Marriage Scheme : (Graduate)

Under this scheme Marriage Assistance is given to Differently Abled person who studied Diploma or U.G course. Total Assistance is Rs. 50,000 and 8 gms of gold. ( Rs. 25,000/- in the form of National Savings Certificate and Rs.25,000/- as cheque towards marriage expenses )

  1. Normal person Marrying Orthopaedically Differently Abled
  2. Normal person Marrying Deaf& Dumb)
  3. Normal person Marrying Visually impaired
  4. Differently Abled person Marrying Differently Abled

Free Travel Concession to Differently Abled Persons

Under this scheme free travel concessions are given to the Differently Abled person with the following conditions.

  1. All visually Differently Abled persons are given free travel concession to travel throughout the district
  2. Orthopaedically Differently Abled / Deaf & Dumb can travel from The place of residence to the work spot, vocational training centre, place of self- employment

Aids and Appliances :

  1. Tricycles
  2. Wheel Chair
  3. Calipers And Crutches
  4. Artificial Limbs
  5. Braille Watches
  6. Goggles And Folding Sticks
  7. Hearing Aids And Solar Rechargeable Batteries
  8. Motorized Tricycle/Bike Modular Limb
  9. Motorized Sewing Machines

Welfare Board Schemes :

  1. Accident death Rs. 1,00,000/-
  2. Scholarship Rs.1,000/- to 4,000/-
  3. Funeral expenses Rs.2,000/-
  4. Natural Death Rs. 15,000/-
  5. Marriage Assistance Rs. 2,000/-
  6. Delivery expenses Rs. 6,000/-
  7. Spectacles Rs. 500/-