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Social Welfare

This section provides information related to women and child development, welfare of SC, ST, minorities, differently abled, senior citizens and other under-served communities.

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    Empowering marginalized and vulnerable communities.

    The Indian government has established an extensive social welfare system. Several programmes designed for betterment and enhancement of quality of life for SC, ST, BC, Minorities, women, etc stand proof to it.

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    Sensitize common man about ongoing schemes and programmes.

    Every citizen need to be aware about his / her entitlements, relevant schemes and programmes being implemented by Central and State Governments so as to access and benefit from them.

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    Collective action for social change.

    Innumerable success stories narrate the potential of collective action to break social barriers that result in a socially just and equitable society. One such notable action is the Self-Help Group movement in India, now established as a proven model to promote women empowerment.

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The Indian Constitution establishes a welfare state. This is clear from the salient features in the Preamble and the Directive Principles of State Policy (DPSP). In this spirit, India is making a determined attempt to fulfill its ideal of a welfare state not only in principle but also through economic planning, thus securing to the Indian citizens justice—social, economic and political.

In this spirit, striving towards the similar objectives, this portal provides information on entitlements, schemes, programmes and institution details related to women, children, SC, ST, OBC, Minorities, Senior Citizens, unorganised sector, differently-abled and others.

Women and Child Development

This section covers various policies, organisations and other legal aspects related to women and child development.

Scheduled Tribes Welfare

The topic briefs about various schemes, institutions and policies and acts related to welfare of Scheduled Tribes.

Scheduled Caste Welfare

The section covers polices, institutions, acts and legal aspects related to the scheduled caste welfare.

Backward Classes

The section covers acts, polices and schemes and organisations related to backward classes.

Unorganised Sector

The section covers schemes and other aspects related to unorganised sector.

Financial Inclusion

This section covers aspects related to basics of finance, investments, savings, insurance and loans.

Minority Welfare

This section covers laws, acts, policies, schemes, institutions and other aspects related to Minority welfare.

Differently-abled Welfare

This section covers laws, schemes, policies, acts, institutions and other aspects related to differently-abled welfare.

Senior Citizen Welfare

This section covers about laws, schemes, policies, acts and institutions related to senior citizen welfare.

Rural Poverty Alleviation

This section covers laws, schemes, policies, acts and institutions related to rural poverty alleviation.

Urban Poverty Alleviation

This section covers laws, policies, acts, schemes and institutions related to urban poverty alleviation.

NGOs / Voluntary Sector

This section covers policies, funding opportunities and best practices related to NGO sector.

Disaster Management

This section covers policies, acts and best practices related to disaster management in the country.

Fight against Social Evils

This section covers common social evils which every individual needs to take steps in order to make India a better place to live.

aneet kumar agrahari[JAN JAGRAN JAGRUKTA SAMITI U.P. Nov 18, 2016 08:07 AM

VERY NICE

vaidyanath Nov 07, 2016 04:02 PM

very good and effective, should be known to all. Need to advertise through TV / Press , so that it will be more effective.

Jenitta Varkiyachan Oct 18, 2016 07:50 PM

This schemes are excellent one...

AMIT KUMAR Aug 16, 2016 12:56 AM

thanx for these useful info ur programs are creative one.i would like to involve for rural areas unemployed youth kindly suggest me. ur help is useful for me to achieve my goal........plzz

sanmugavel Aug 01, 2016 12:41 PM

it is very good information for youth

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