​Objectives

  • To lay the foundation for development of children below 6 years with focus on Supplementary Nutrition, non formal pre school education and awareness and capacity building for  mothers for nutritional and health needs of the child.
     
  • To empower adolescent girls (11-18 years) through nutrition, health care and life skill education.
  • To Provide a safe and secure environment for overall development of children who are in need of care and protection and those in conflict with law.

  • To create awareness on the consequences of Child Marriage and  to prevent child marriage in the state  to remove the bias against girl children, to correct adverse sex ratio and eradicate social evils.
  • To prevent women and children from being  abused and trafficked.
     
  • To enable Economic, Social and Political Empowerment of  women.
  • To Provide relief and rehabilitation to vulnerable and marginalized women who lack family / societal  support and independent means of income.
  • To mainstream gender concerns in policies, programmes and schemes of Government though gender budgeting.
  • To ensure welfare of  differently abled and senior citizens.
  • To provide various support services to women and children through State  .
  • Social Welfare Board and its network of voluntary organisations
  • To implement Rajiv Gandhi Creche scheme for the children of working mothers and its revision.
  • To implement programmes  for economic empowerment of women  through  Women Development Corporation.
  • To empower women to participate in the justice delivery mechanism through Women's Commission.
  • To promote  and bring out the creative talent among children by exposing them to various extra curricular activities and creative activities  through Bal Bhavans and Bala Vikas Academy.