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Govt Manipur Women & Child Development – Female – Social Welfare Department, Govt. of Manipur | News & Updates | Department of Social Welfare, Govt. of Manipur implemented many schemes for the welfare and up liftmen of Women of Manipur specially destitute, divorced

WOMEN WELFARE – Govt Manipur Women

Department of Social Welfare, Govt. of Manipur implemented many schemes for the welfare and up liftmen of Women of Manipur specially destitute, divorced, widows etc. Some of the schemes currently implemented are as follows: 

SWAYAMSIDHA  Project  

  • Establishment of self reliant womens self help group
  • Creation of confidence and awareness among member of self help group regarding womens status, health, nutrition, education, sanitation and hygiene, legal rights, economic upliftment and other economic and political issues.
  • Strengthening institutionalizing the habits in rural women and their control over economic resources. 
  •   Improving access of women to micro credit.
  • Involvement of women in local level planning and 
  • Convergence of services of department of women and child development and other department 

To implement this scheme Government of Manipur has selected three blocks viz 
      (i) Imphal East II (Keirao Bitrao) 
     (ii) Churachandpur Tribal Development Block
     (iii) Chandel Tribal Development Block 

Social Welfare Department is the nodal department and Joint Director, Social Welfare is the nodal officer.

Schemes with  Assistance from Central

Support to Training and Employment Programme (STEP) 
Department of Women and  Child Development,  Ministry of Human Resource Development,  Sashtri Bhavan- New Delhi has given financial support to impart training under this programme. The programme aims to increase the self-reliance and autonomy of women  by enhancing their productivity and enabling them to take up income generation activities. It provides training for skill up gradation to poor and asset less women in the traditional sectors viz – agriculture, animal husbandry,  dairying, fisheries, handlooms, handicrafts, Khadi and village Industries, sericulture, social forestry and wasteland development.

Setting up of Employment-cum-Income Generating units (NORAD)
This programme, partially assisted by NORAD, aims to improve the lives of poor women by training them in traditional and non-traditional trades viz.- electronics, watch assembly, basic and advanced computer training, garment making, secretariat practice, embroidery etc. and to ensure their employment in these areas given training.

Construction/Expansion of Hostel Building for working Women with a Day Care Center
The objective is to provide cheap and safe hostel accommodation to employed women living out of their homes.

Short stay homes for Women and girls (SSH)
The services extended in these homes include medical care, psychiatric therapy, educational cum vocational training, recreational facilities etc.

SWADHAR

A scheme for women in difficult circumstances with the objectives as follows :

To provide primary need of shelter, food, clothing and care to the marginalized women, girls living in difficult circumstances who are without any social and economic support

To provide such other services and will be required for the support and rehabilitation to such women in distress.

Target Group /Beneficiaries of SWADHAR

Widows deserted by their families and  relatives and left uncared near religious places where they are victims of exploitation.

Women prisoners released from jail and without family support.

Women survivors of natural disaster who have been rendered homes and are without any social and economic support.

Trafficked women/girls rescued or run away from brothels or other places  or women/girl victims of sexual crimes who are disowned by family or who do not want to go back to respective family for various reasons.

Women victims of terrorist violence who are without any family support and without any economic means for survival.

Mutually disordered women who are without any support of family or relatives

Welfare Schemes for
Women ChildrenDisabledAged & infirmCorrectional Services
Welfare Institutions
Bal BhavanOrphanageOld Age HomesLadies HostelDisabled & Weaker sectionAnganwadi Centres
 Grant-in-Aid to
Manipur State Social Welfare Advisory BoardBorder Area Welfare Extension ProjectsManipur State Women Development Corporation Ltd.
Centrally Sponsored Schemes
National Social Assistance Program (NSAP)Integrated Child Development Services Programmes  (ICDS) Balika Samridhi Yojna (BSY)
Rules/Regulations
Dependent ChildrenDisabled PersonsManipur Old Age PensionNational Social Assistance Program(NSAP)Balika Samridhi Yojna (BYS)
Awards & special welfare programmes
Bal Shree AwardAward for best Anganwadi workersNational Childrens Fund (NCF)Sishu Greeha
 
Whom to Contact
ICDS Child Welfare Women Development Social Defense Disabled Adoption
Drug De-Addiction & Counseling Centres
Govt Manipur Women & Child Development of India
women department of manipur | Govt Manipur Women & Child Development of India

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