Functions

  • Establishment of a comprehensive social system for services delivery to all especially marginalized and vulnerable,  by mobilizing internal resources partnerships and communities.
  • Establishment of coordination and referral mechanism among Government Departments, National, International, Local and Non Government Organizations and Community based organizations for provision of social protection services with a particular focus on Orphans, Differently abled, Widows, Elderly and Destitute etc.
  • Protection, care  and  welfare  of  persons  with  disabilities  in  the light of United Nation Convention on Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UNCRPD) and other commitments.
  • Coordination among district administration, Government line departments, National, International and Local Non- Government Organizations for relief and rescue services during calamities and national emergencies by encouraging voluntary approach.
  • Other incidental assignments.
  • Services matter except those entrusted to S&GAD.
  • Administration of the relevant Laws and the rules pertaining to the Department.