District Social Security Office


The Social Security and Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities Department was created as a separate Department during 2015-16 being bifurcated from W & CD Department. Since inception, it has been working for the overall development of Disable persons, provide social security pension, provide pension to destitute and person with disabilities through a host of specially designed schemes and programmes. It also deals with schemes for the Senior Citizens, Persons with Disability and Transgender. The year witnessed launch of some new schemes like Bhima Bhoi Bhinnakshyama Samarthya Abhiyan(BBSA). The focus of activities continues to be on the empowerment and entitlements of Persons with Disabilities (PwDs) and Senior Citizens.

Aim and Objective

  • The Department’s Vision is to create a social environment that facilitates well being of the Pensioners, Persons with Disabilities, Transgender, Victims of Substance Abuse,Beggars and Senior Citizens.
  • The Department’s Mission is to develop and apply financial, physical, intellectual and social capital for the welfare of Destitute People, Persons with Disabilities, Transgender persons,Beggras, Victims of Substance Abuse and Senior Citizens by networking and converging with Community Based Organizations, NGOs, Banks, Universities, Corporate, Government Organizations and other Stakeholders.

Activities in details point wise

  • Indira Gandhi National Old Age Pension (IGNOAP)
  • Indira Gandhi Widow Pension (IGNWP)
  • Indira Gandhi Disabled Pension (IGNDP)
  • National Family Benefit Scheme (NFBS)
  • Madhu Babu Pension Yojana (MBPY)
  • Nirman Shramik Pension Yojana (NSPY)
  • DRI Loan
  • Survey & Rehabilitation of Beggars/Lepers
  • Survey & Rehabilitation of Transgender
  • Welfare & Protection of Senior Citizens
  • Scholarship for Children for PwDs
  • Scholarship to PwDs
  • Aids & Appliances to the PwDs
  • Marriage Incentive
  • Provide Bus/Train Passes.
  • Sponsoring of Forms for free Laptops to PwDs
  • Skill Development Training
  • Mission Khyamata

Address of Office:

District Social Security Office
Collectorate Building, Sundargarh
Contact Number-9861107178