SOCIAL WELFARE



        Social welfare is of prime importance to government because of the inclusion of the term socialist in the preamble of the constitution. For ensuring equality and justice for all sections of society, a variety of social welfare interventions and schemes are necessary.

 

Every district has a District Social Welfare Officer who is entrusted to effective implementation of following acts and provisions.

 

·         THE PROHIBITION OF CHILD MARRIAGE ACT 2006

·         REGISTRATION OF ALL CHILD CARE INSTITUTIONS  UNDER THE JUVENILE JUSTICE ACT 2000.

·         THE MAINTENANCE AND WELFARE OF  PARENTS AND SENIOR CITIZENS ACT, 2007

·         DOWRY PROHIBITION ACT, 1961

·         ADOPTION

 

Some of the important schemes are as follows

·         Moovalur Ramamirtham Ammaiyar Ninaivu Marriage Assistance Scheme

·          E.V.R Maniammaiyar Ninaivu Widow Daughter Marriage Assistance Scheme

·         Annai thersa Orphan Girl Marriage Assistance Scheme'

·         Dr. Dharmambal Ammaiyar Ninavu Widow ReMarriage Assistance Scheme

·         Dr. Muthu lakshmi Reddy Ninaivu Inter Caste Marriage Assistance Scheme

·         Sivagami Ammaiyar Ninaivu Girl child production Assistanc

 

Click here for the list of schemes and eligibility (Size : 564KB, Language : Tamil)


 
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