District Social Welfare Office

Introduction

Women & Child Development and Mission Shakti Department Odisha

Objectives

  • To improve the nutritional and health status of children below the age of six years, pregnant and lactating mothers.
  • To lay foundation for the proper psychological physical and social development of the child.
  • To reduce the incidence of mortality, morbidity, mal-nutrition and school drop-outs.
  • To achieve effective coordination of policy and implementation among various departments to promote child development.
  • To enhance the capability of the mother to look after the normal health and nutritional need of the child through proper health and nutrition education.

Activities

  1. ICDS
    • Supplementary Nutrition
    • Immunizations
    • Referral Service
    • Nutrition and Health Education
    • MAMATA
    • Scheme for Adolescent Girls
  2. Women Welfare
    • Protection of Women against Domestic Violence
    • One Stop Centre
    • Beti Bachao Beti Padhao
    • Swadhar Greh
    • Ujjawala
    • Mahila Shakti Kendra