​Other Schemes

WORLD DAY OF DISABLED

Every year world day disabled is observed on 3rd of December all over the State.

Bullet PUBLIC AWARNES PROUGRAMME

Under this programme posters, Broachers will be distributed to create the awareness among the public above disability.

BulletCOUNCILING AND INFORMATION CENTER

This center provides information to persons with disabilities about the facilities and the schemes available under the State and the Central Govt. The institutions providing special education. Vocational training and also information about procuring quality aids and appliances.

BulletSCHEMES FOR PROMOTION OF CULTURAL ACTIVITIES AND SPORTS

Prathibhe aims at promoting disabled artists. The schemes provide financial assistance to the disabled artists. Under 'SADAHANE' the disabled sportsmen get financial assistance to participate in National & International Games.

Bullet IDENTITY CARDS TO DISALBED PERSONS

Under this scheme, Identity cards are issued to disabled persons. The budget allocation is Rs. 0.50 lakhs. Identity Cards will be issued in different colours to different categories of disabled.

BulletBUS PASS

The state has announced concessional bus passes for 1.00 lakh disabled persons to travel 100 KMs from their living places. Here the disabled persons have to pay 15% of the total cost.

Bullet STATE AWARDS

The Govt. of Karnataka has instituted awards for the best work done for the cause of disabled for one institution and 6 individuals and 5 special teachers awards for the best teachers who serve in the special schools every year.