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Financial Assistance to Persons with Special Needs: Delhi

Department of social welfare, Delhi Government, has a scheme to offer to persons with special needs.

Objectives

  • To assist needy persons with special needs by reducing their financial burden.
  • To make them self dependent and confident individuals.

The scheme includes persons with blindness, low vision, leprosy,hearing impairment, locomotor disability, cerebral palsy, autism, mental retardation, mental illness.

Eligibility

  • Age of Disabled persons should not be more than 60 years (0 to 60years).
  • Family income should not be more than Rs. 75,000/- p.a. from all sources.
  • A resident of the National Capital Territory of Delhi for at least 5 years preceding the date of submission of application.
  • Disability of the applicant should not be less than 40%.
  • Should have a ‘single-operated’ account in any Bank for receiving the payment through electronic clearing system.

Benefit

Rs.1,500 p.m. is remitted quarterly in the beneficiary’s account.

How to apply

To Download the Foam: Click Here.

Submit the duly filled form with all necessary documents required and submit it to the District Social Welfare Officer.

For More Info: Click Here.

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