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State After Care Home

State After Care Home

Brief objective

Children who have been released from children's homes after completion of 18 years of age and have not completed their education/ skill education are placed in the State After Care Homes till the age of 21 years.

There are two State After Care Homes established at Amritsar for girls and at Ludhiana for boys.

Benefits

1. Vocational and educational services.

2. To fulfil the basic needs of children: food, clothing, shelter, education, medical aid and free boarding & lodging etc.

Eligibility

The Children who are in need of care and protection can take benefit from the scheme.

Documents

No document is required

Whom to Contact

  • District Programme Officer
  • District Child Protection Officer.
  • Helpline No. 1098

Grievances Redressal

  • District Programme Officer
  • District Child Protection Officer.
  • Concerned Deputy Commissioner
  • Head Office, Helpline 0172-2608746
  • Email: dsswcd@punjab.gov.in and icpspunjab@gmail.com

Addresses

S.no Name of District S.no Name of Homes Address Age Group Capacity
1 Amritsar 1 State After Care Home Amritsar (For Girls) 24 Majitha Road, Near Madaan Hospital, Amritsar 18-21 Years 50
2 Ludhiana 2 State After Care Home Ludhiana (For Boys) Social welfare Complex, Near Gill canal, Shimla puri Ludhiana 18-21 Years 50
  Total         100

Source: Department of Social Security And Women & Child Development Government of Punjab, India

Last Modified : 9/5/2022



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