Aid to Voluntary Organizations for operation of Shelter-Houses Cum Training Centres...

Aid to Voluntary Organizations for operation of Shelter-Houses Cum Training Centres for Shelter-less Mentally Retarded and Mentally Challenged Persons With Disabilities

A sensitive approach is required for mentally disabled persons amongst all categories of persons with disabilities because after certain level of mental disability, the help and support of others is necessary for these individuals to survive. Keeping this in view, a scheme is being operated by the department for providing grant to the voluntary organizations for operating shelter-houses cum training centres for mentally challenged shelter-less persons with disabilities enabling the participation of voluntary organizations along with government programmes to ensure economic and social upliftment of mentally challenged persons.