Incentives to Private Sector Employers for providing employment to persons with DisabilitiesScheme of Assistance to Disabled Persons for Purchase / fitting of Aids and Appliances. (ADIP)
The scheme is centrally aided and implemented through the voluntary organizations. Aids and Appliances, Artificial limbs which do not cost less than Rs.50/- and more than Rs.6000/- are covered under this scheme. The full cost of the aid is given to those whose income is upto Rs.5000/- per month and 50% of the cost of the aid is given whose income is in between Rs.5000/- - 8000/- per month. Traveling, boarding and lodging cost of the beneficiaries are also met under this scheme. The implementing NGO has to apply for grants under this scheme through the Dist. Disabled Welfare Officer of the respective district.