Assistance to Disabled persons for purchasing/fitting of aids/appliances (ADIP) scheme

News:The Prime minister will distribute assistive aids and devices to senior citizens (under the Rashtriya Vayoshri Yojana-RVY) and the physically challenged (Under ADIP Scheme) at a mega distribution camp at Prayagraj,UP. Facts: About ADIP Scheme: The scheme comes under the Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment. Aim:To assist the needy disabled persons in procuring durable… Continue reading Assistance to Disabled persons for purchasing/fitting of aids/appliances (ADIP) scheme

Rashtriya Vayoshri Yojana for Disabled Persons

News:  Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment informed Lok Sabha about Rashtriya Vayoshri Yojana. Facts:  It was launched by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment in 2017. It is a scheme for providing Physical Aids and Assisted-living Devices for Senior citizens belonging to the BPL category. Features: The beneficiaries under the scheme are identified… Continue reading Rashtriya Vayoshri Yojana for Disabled Persons

Rashtriya Vayoshri Yojana

Rashtriya Vayoshri Yojana had been introduced by The Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment in 2017. It is scheme for providing Physical Aids and Assisted-living Devices for Senior citizens belonging to BPL category.  The beneficiaries under the scheme are identified through Assessment Camps organised in collaboration with the respective State Government/District Administration. The devices are… Continue reading Rashtriya Vayoshri Yojana