Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (Divyangjan)

Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of India

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    Free Coaching for SwDs-Applications Invited for Coaching Institutes for Empanelment

    Free Coaching for SwDs-Applications Invited for Coaching Institutes for Empanelment
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    NOTICE INVITING EXPRESSION OF INTEREST FOR IMPACT EVALUATION STUDY OF ADIP

    NOTICE INVITING EXPRESSION OF INTEREST FOR IMPACT EVALUATION STUDY OF ADIP
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    DoPT Instructions on Reservation for Persons with Benchmark Disabilities

    DoPT Instructions on Reservation for Persons with Benchmark Disabilities
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    Notice regarding engagement of Consultants in the DEPwD on purely contract basis

    Notice regarding engagement of Consultants in the Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities Divyangjan on purely contract basis
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    Guidelines for Assessment of Extent of Disability and Certification of Specified Disabilities

    Guidelines for Assessment of Extent of Disability and Certification of Specified Disabilities
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    Minutes of the 9th Meeting of Screening committee under SIPDA held on 17.05.2016

    Minutes of the 9th Meeting of Screening committee under SIPDA held on 17.05.2016
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    List of work orders issued to empaneled access auditors to conduct access audit

    List of work orders issued to empaneled access auditors to conduct access audit of identified buildings/locations in 31 cities under Accessible India Campaign
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    Bid for conducting access audit of identified buildings in 32 cities under Accessible India Campaign

    Bid for conducting access audit of identified buildings in 32 cities under Accessible India Campaign
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    Financial Assistance for Skill Training

    Financial Assistance for Skill Training of PwDs
  • Implementation of National Action Plan

    Implementation of National Action Plan

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Welcome to our site

The Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities in the Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment facilitates empowerment of the persons with disabilities, who as per Census 2011 are 2.68 crore and are 2.21 percent of the total population of the Country. These include persons with Seeing,Hearing, Speech, Movement,Mental Retardation, Mental Illness, Multiple Disability and any other disabilities.

Disability Encyclopedia

Disability Encyclopedia

Communities

This is an interactive platform for communities of persons with disabilities who are engaged in the process of collective learning in a shared domain. This will help the groups of people to share a concern, learning and information related to the domain of their interest. Disability wise communities can actively interact on this platform in the interest of their welfare and rehabilitation.

Discussion Forum

The views of citizens are invited for the Discussion Forum on the topic displayed. The topics are contributed by the different sections and the consolidated feedback of citizens is sent back to the contributing department for further necessary action.