Differently Abled Welfare

Contact Details:

The District Differently Abled Welfare officer,
District Differently Abled Welfare office,
Old Ramanathapuram Collectorate,
Madurai – 625 020

DIFFERENTLY ABLED PERSON’S SCHEMES AND FORMS DETAILS

SCHEME : 1 – UNIQUE IDENTITY CARD FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

ELIGIBILITY : ANNOCEMENT OF CENTRAL GOVERMENT ACT 2016 DIFFERENTLY ABLED PERSONS

DOCUMENT NEEDED : NATIIONAL ID CARD, RATION CARD, AADHAR CARD, PASSPORT SIZE PHOTO, COMMUNITY CERTIFICATE, SIGNATURE / THUMB IMPRESSION

BENEFIT : UDID CARD

SCHEME : 2 – NATIONAL IDENTITY CARD FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

ELIGIBILITY : DISABLITY ABOVE 40 % CAN GET DISABLITIY CERTIFICATE.(LOCO MOTOR DISABLITY,VISUALY, IMPAIRED,HEARING IMPAIRED,MENTALLY RETARDED,MENTAL ILLNESS, AUTISUM, MULTIPLE DISABILITY, CEREBRAL PALSY

DOCUMENT NEEDED : RATION CARD, AADHAR CARD,PASSPORT SIZE PHOTO 6, TO BE PRESENT IN MEDICAL BOARD AT GOVERNMENT RAJAJI HOSPITAL MADURAI AND GOVERNMENT HOSPITAL, USILAMPATTY

BENEFIT : NATIONAL ID CARD FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

SCHEME : 3 – MAINTENANCE GRANT FOR MENTALLY RETARDED PERSONS

ELIGIBILITY : MENTAL RETARDATION WITH 40% AND ABOVE

DOCUMENT NEEDED : APPLICATION, PASSPORT SIZE PHOTO OF DISABLED PERSONS AND GUARDIAN, COPY OF NATIONAL ID CARD,RATION CARD, AADHAR CARD, JOINT ACCOUNT BANK PASS BOOK AND NOC FROM VAO

BENEFIT : MONTHLY GRANT RS 1500/-

SCHEME : 4 – MAINTENANCE GRANT FOR MUSCULAR DYSTROPY PERSONS

ELIGIBILITY :
MUSCULAR DYSTROPY WITH 40% AND ABOVE
DOCUMENT NEEDED :
APPLICATION, PASSPORT SIZE PHOTO OF DISABLED PERSONS AND GUARDIAN,COPY OF NATIONAL ID CARD,RATION CARD, AADHAR CARD, BANK PASS BOOK AND NOC FROM VAO
BENEFIT :
MONTHLY GRANT RS 1500/-

SCHEME : 5 – MAINTENANCE GRANT FOR LEPORY CURED PERSONS

ELIGIBILITY :
LEPORY CURED WITH 40% AND ABOVE
DOCUMENT NEEDED :
APPLICATION, PASSPORT SIZE PHOTO OF DISABLED PERSONS AND GUARDIAN, COPY OF NATIONAL ID CARD,RATION CARD, AADHAR CARD, BANK PASS BOOK AND NOC FROM VAO
BENEFIT :
MONTHLY GRANT RS 1500/-

SCHEME : 6 – SELF EMPLOYMENT SCHEME FOR MICRO ENTERPRISES

ELIGIBILITY :
PERSON WITH DISABLITY , AGE LIMIT – 18 YEAR TO 45 YEARS
DOCUMENT NEEDED :
APPLICATION, PASSPORT SIZE PHOTO,COPY OF NATIONAL ID CARD,RATION CARD, AADHAR CARD, BANK PASS BOOK
BENEFIT :
A SUBSIDY OF 10,000/- OR ONE THIRD OF THE LOAN AMOUNT (WHICHEVER IS LESS AMOUNT)

SCHEME :7 – SELF EMPLOYMENT SCHEME ASSISTED BY NATIONAL HANDICAPPED FINANCE AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION (NHDFC )

ELIGIBILITY :
PERSON WITH DISABLITY – AGE LIMIT – ABOVE 18 YEARS. PARENTS OF MENTALLY RETARDED PERSONS\( ABOVE 14 YEARS) SHOULD NOT AVAIL ANY LOAN FROM OTHER BANKS
DOCUMENT NEEDED :
APPLICATION, PASSPORT SIZE PHOTO,COPY OF NATIONAL ID CARD,RATION CARD, AADHAR CARD, GUARANTOR CERTIFICATE FROM CO OPERATIVE SOCIETY MEMBER

BENEFIT :
FOR RS. 25,000 /- – ONE SURETY, FOR RS. 50,000 /- – TWO SURETY, ABOVE RS.50,000/- -PROPERTY SURETY. 4% INTEREST

SCHEME : 8 – SELF EMPLOYMENT SCHEME ASSISTED BY PRIME MINISTER EMPLOYMENT GENERATION PROGRAMME (PMEGP)

ELIGIBILITY :
AGE LIMIT ABOVE 18, SHOULD NOT AVAIL ANY LOAN FROM OTHER BANKS
DOCUMENT NEEDED :
APPLY THROUGH ONLINE, WITH PASSPORT SIZE PHOTO,COPY OF NATIONAL ID CARD,RATION CARD, AADHAR CARD

BENEFIT :
LOAN AMOUNT FROM RS, 25000 UP TO RS,25,00,000 REFER ED TO NATIONALISED BANK DISABLED PERSON FROM RURAL AREA -35% . SUBSIDY DISABLED PERSON FROM URBAN AREA -25% SUBSIDY 5% SUBSIDY FROM DISTRICT DIFFERENTLY ABLED WELFARE OFFICE

SCHEME : 9 – UNEMPLOYED YOUTH EMPLOYMENT GENERATION PROGRAMME (UYEGP)

ELIGIBILITY :
8 TH PASS AGE LIMIT 18 Yrs. TO 45 Yrs, SHOULD NOT AVAIL ANY LOAN FROM OTHER BANKS
DOCUMENT NEEDED :
APPLY BY ONLINE, NATIONAL ID CARD, RATION CARD, AADHAR CARD, APPLY THROUGH- THE GENERAL MANGER, DISTRICT INDUSTRIES CENTRE, MADURAI,
BENEFIT :
LOAN AMOUNT FROM RS, 3,00,000 UP TO RS,5,00,000 , REFERED TO NATIONALISED BANK. 25% SUBSIDY FROM DISTRICT INDUSTRIES CENTRE,AND 5% SUBSIDY FROM DISTRICT DIFFERENTLY ABLED WELFARE OFFICE MSME ONLINE

SCHEME : 10 – SCHOLARSHIP FOR DIFFERENTLY ABLED PERSON

ELIGIBILITY :
STD 1 TO 8 TH

DOCUMENT NEEDED :
APPLICATION, NATIONAL ID CARD,AADHAR CARD, RATION CARD BANK PASS BOOK AND PASSPORT SIZE PHOTO

BENEFIT :
1STD TO 5TH STD RS 1000/-, 6TH TO 8TH STD RS 3000/-,

SCHEME : 11 – SCHOLARSHIP FOR DIFFERENTLY ABLED PERSON

ELIGIBILITY :
9TH TO 12 TH STD
DOCUMENT NEEDED :
APPLICATION, NATIONAL ID CARD,AADHAR CARD, RATION CARD,BANK PASS BOOK AND PASSPORT SIZE PHOTO, PREVIOUS YEAR MARKSHEET.
BENEFIT :
9TH TO 12 TH STD RS, 4000/-

SCHEME : 12 – DIFFERENTLY ABLED PERSON SCHOLARSHIP

ELIGIBILITY :
UNDER GRADUATION AND POST GRADUATION COURSES.TECHNICAL AND PROFESSIONAL COURSES.
DOCUMENT NEEDED :
APPLICATION, NATIONAL ID CARD, AADHAR CARD, RATION CARD,BANK PASS BOOK AND PASSPORT SIZE PHOTO, PREVIOUS YEAR MARKSHEET.
BENEFIT :
UNDER GRADUATION RS, 6000/-, AND POST GRADUATION RS, 7000/-

SCHEME : 13 – CENTRAL GOVT SCHOLARSHIP , ONLINE

ELIGIBILITY :
9th STD AND ABOVE DISABLED STUDENT FROM GOVERNMENT / GOVERNMENT AIDED SCHOOL AND COLLEGES

DOCUMENT NEEDED :
NATIONAL ID CARD , RATION CARD, AADHAR CARD, BANK PASS BOOK

BENEFIT :
TUTION FEES, HOSTEL FEES, TRANSPORT FEES, BOOK FEES, READERS ALLOWANCE AND SCHOLARSHIP, FOR 9th TO 10th – RS 8465/- TO RS.46,000/-, SCHOLARSHIP, RS, 15,000/- TO RS,1,00,000/- , PG – RS,2,00,000/-

SCHEME : 14 – UNEMPLOYMENT ALLOWANCE TO PERSON WITH DISABILITY

ELIGIBILITY :
REGISTERATION OF EMPLOYMENT EXCHANGE FOR MINIMUM PERIOD OF ONE YEAR. AGE LIMIT – 18 YEARS AND ABOVE

DOCUMENT NEEDED :
APPLICATION, COPY OF NATIONAL ID CARD, RATION CARD, AADHAR CARD,BANK PASS BOOK

BENEFIT :
10TH STD RS,600/-, 12TH STD RS,750/-, DEGREE RS,1000/ – – GRANT FOR 10 YEARS, APPLICATION DISTRICT EMPLOYMENT OFFICE, MADURAI

SCHEME : 15 – FREE BUS PASS FOR DIFFERENTLY ABLED PERSONS

ELIGIBILITY :
SCHOOL / COLLEGE STUDENTS, EMPLOYEES REGULAR HOSPITAL VISIT FOR TREATMENT

DOCUMENT NEEDED :
APPLICATION, NATIONAL ID CARD,RATION CARD, AADHAR CARD, 3 PASSPORT SIZE PHOTO, WORKING CERTIFICATE FOR EMPLOYEE, BONAFIDE CERTIFICATE FOR STUDENT

BENEFIT :
RESIDENTIAL PLACE TO WORKING SPOT /SCHOOL/COLLEGE/HOSPITAL,

SCHEME : 16 – FREE BUS PASS FOR VISUALLY IMPAIRED PERSONS

ELIGIBILITY :
VISUALLY IMPAIRED

DOCUMENT NEEDED :
APPLICATION,NATONAL ID CARD , RATION CARD OR AADHAR CARD, 3 PASS PORT SIZE PHOTO

BENEFIT :
ALL OVER MADURAI DISTRICT

SCHEME : 17 – 75% CONCESSION FOR DIFFERENTLY ABLED PERSONS IN GOVERNMENT BUS

ELIGIBILITY :
25% OF BUS FARE TO BE PAY TO BE PAID AND 75% OF BUS FARE PAID FROM DEPARTMENT OF DIFFERENTLY ABLED WELFARE TO TRANSPORT DEPARTMENT

DOCUMENT NEEDED :
NATIONAL ID CARD.XEROX TO BE SUBMIT

BENEFIT :
ALL OVER TAMILNADU ,NATIONAL ID CARD XEROX COPY TO BE SUBMIT

SCHEME : 18 – 75% CONCESSION FOR ESCORT OF SEVERLY AFFECTED PERSONS

ELIGIBILITY :
NATIONAL ID CARD. SEVERLY AFFECTED PERSONS WHO NEEDED ESCORT.

DOCUMENT NEEDED :
ESCORT CERTIFICATE FROM MEDICAL BOARD , COPY OF NATIONAL ID.

BENEFIT :
ALL OVER TAMILNADU

SCHEME : 19 – MARRIAGE ASSITANCE FOR PERSON WITH DISABILITY.

ELIGIBILITY :
LOCOMOTOR DISABLILITY, HEARING IMPARIED, VISUALLY IMPARIED , FIRST MARRIAGE CERTIFICATE, AGE LIMIT – 18 Yrs TO 35 Yrs.

DOCUMENT NEEDED :
APPLICATION,NATIONAL ID CARD, RATION CARD, AADHAR CARD,MARRIAGE REGISTER CERTIFICATE, MARRIAGE PHOTO,VAO CERTIFICATE FOR 1st MARRIAGE AND MARRIAGE INVITATION.

BENEFIT :
IN CASH RS, 12500/- , POSTAL SAVING BOND FOR RS.12500/- AND 8 GRAM GOLD COIN

SCHEME : 20 – MARRIAGE ASSITANCE FOR PERSON WITH DISABILITY.( GRADUATE)

ELIGIBILITY :
LOCOMOTOR DISABLILITY, HEARING IMPARIED, VISUALLY IMPARIED , FIRST MARRIAGE CERTIFICATE, ONE OF THE MARRIAGE COUPLE COMPLETED GRADUATION,
AGE LIMIT – 18 Yrs TO 35 Yrs.

DOCUMENT NEEDED :
APPLICATION,NATIONAL ID CARD, RATION CARD, AADHAR CARD,MARRIAGE REGISTER CERTIFICATE, MARRIAGE PHOTO,VAO CERTIFICATE FOR 1st MARRIAGE AND MARRIAGE INVITATION. CERTIFICATE FOR GRADUATION.

BENEFIT :
IN CASH RS, 25000/- , POSTAL SAVING BOND FOR RS. 25000/- AND 8 GRAM GOLD COIN

SCHEME : 21 – RETROFITTED PETROL SCOOTER

ELIGIBILITY :
AGE LIMIT 18 Yrs TO 45 Yrs. COLLEGE STUDENT/ EMPLOYEE, BOTH LEGS TO BE AFFECTED AND BOTH HAND TO BE ELIGIBLE TO RIDE THE SCOOTER

DOCUMENT NEEDED :
APPLICATION, NATIONAL ID CARD, RATION CARD, AADHAR CARD, BONAFIDE CERTIFICATE , EMPLOYEERS CRTIFICATE, SELF EMPLOYMENT CERTIFICATE

BENEFIT :
RETROFITTED PETROL SCOOTER

SCHEME :22 – MOTORIZED SEWING MACHINE

ELIGIBILITY :
LOCOMOTOR DISBALITY, HEARING IMPAIRED, AGE LIMIT 18 TO 45 YEARS TRAINED FOR TAILORING

DOCUMENT NEEDED :
APPLICATION, NATIONAL ID CARD, RATION CARD, AADHAR CARD,PHOTO, TAILORING CERTIFICATE

BENEFIT :
MOTORIZED SEWING MACHINE

SCHEME : 23 – TRICYCLE

ELIGIBILITY :
BOTH LEGS AFFECTED, MUST ABLE TO RIDE BY BOTH HANDS

DOCUMENT NEEDED :
APPLICATION, NATIONAL ID CARD, RATION CARD, AADHAR CARD, PHOTO

BENEFIT :
TRICYCLE, APPLICATION

SCHEME : 24 – WHEEL CHAIR

ELIGIBILITY :
BOTH LEGS AFFECTED PERSONS

DOCUMENT NEEDED :
APPLICATION, NATIONAL ID CARD, RATION CARD, AADHAR CARD, PHOTO

BENEFIT :
WHEEL CHAIR

SCHEME : 25 – HEARING AID

ELIGIBILITY :
AGE LIMIT ABOVE 3 YEARS TO 70 YEARS

DOCUMENT NEEDED :
APPLICATION, NATIONAL ID CARD, RATION CARD, AADHAR CARD, PHOTO

BENEFIT :
HEARING AID

SCHEME : 26 – BEHIND HEARING AID

ELIGIBILITY :
STUDENT 6TH STD AND ABOVE AND EMPOLYEES.

DOCUMENT NEEDED :
APPLI CATION, NATIONAL ID CARD, RATION CARD, AADHAR CARD, PHOTO AND AUDIOGRAM TEST

BENEFIT :
BBEHIND HEARING AID

SCHEME : 27 – SMART CANE STICK

ELIGIBILITY :
TOTALLY VISUALLY IMPAIRED PERSONS, AGE LIMIT ABOVE 12 YEARS TO 70 YEARS

DOCUMENT NEEDED :
APPLI CATION, NATIONAL ID CARD, RATION CARD, AADHAR CARD, PHOTO

BENEFIT :
SMART CANE STICK

SCHEME : 28 – BARILLE WATCH

ELIGIBILITY :
STUDENT 10th STD AND ABOVE AND EMPOLYEES

DOCUMENT NEEDED :
APPLI CATION, NATIONAL ID CARD, RATION CARD, AADHAR CARD, PHOTO

BENEFIT :
BARILLE WATCH

SCHEME : 29 – MAGNIFIER

ELIGIBILITY :
LOW VISION STUDENT ABOVE 10TH STD

DOCUMENT NEEDED :
APPLI CATION, NATIONAL ID CARD, RATION CARD, AADHAR CARD, PHOTO, BONEFIED CERTIFICATE

BENEFIT :
MAGNIFIER

SCHEME : 30 – MODULAR ARTIFICAL LIMB

ELIGIBILITY :
STUDENT/ EMPLOYEE WITH AMPUTEE DUE TO ACCIDENT / DISEASED

DOCUMENT NEEDED :
APPLI CATION, NATIONAL ID CARD, RATION CARD, AADHAR CARD, PHOTO, WORKING CERTIFICATE AND BONAFIED CERTIFICATE.

BENEFIT :
MODULAR LIMB

SCHEME : 31 – ARTIFICAL LIMB

ELIGIBILITY :
ACCIDENT AND DISEASED AMPUTTEE

DOCUMENT NEEDED :
APPLI CATION, NATIONAL ID CARD, RATION CARD, AADHAR CARD, PHOTO,
BENEFIT :
ARTIFICAL LIMB

SCHEME :32 – CALIPER

ELIGIBILITY :
PERSON WITH RESIDUAL POLIO / CEREBRAL PALSY,

DOCUMENT NEEDED :
APPLI CATION, NATIONAL ID CARD, RATION CARD, AADHAR CARD, PHOTO,

BENEFIT :
CALIPER

SCHEME : 33 – CRUCTHES

ELIGIBILITY :
PERSON WITH LOWER LIMB AFFECTED

DOCUMENT NEEDED :
APPLI CATION, NATIONAL ID CARD, RATION CARD, AADHAR CARD, PHOTO,

BENEFIT :
CRUCTHES

SCHEME : 34 – CHIEF MINISTERS COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH INSURANCE SCHEME

ELIGIBILITY :
PERSON WITH DISABILITY HAVING NATIONAL ID CARD CAN GET BENEFIT WITHOUT INCOME LIMIT.

DOCUMENT NEEDED :
APPLI CATION, NATIONAL ID CARD, RATION CARD, AADHAR CARD, FAMILY MEMBERS APPEAR AT CMCHIS OFFICE FOR REGISTERATION

BENEFIT :
CHIEF MINISTERS COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH INSURANCE CARD
PROJECT OFFICER,CHIEF MINISTERS COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH INSURANCE SCHEME, COLLECTORATE MADURAI.

SCHEME : 35 – BEHIND THE EAR HEARING AID UNDER CHIEF MINISTERS COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH INSURANCE SCHEME

ELIGIBILITY :
NATIONAL ID CARD, CMCHIS CARD FOR DIFFERENTLY ABLED PERSONS
DOCUMENT NEEDED :
APPLI CATION, NATIONAL ID CARD, RATION CARD, AADHAR CARD, PHOTO, AUDIOGRAM TEST
BENEFIT :
BEHIND THE EAR HEARING AID, GOVERNMENT RAJAJI HOSPITAL, ENT DEPARTMENT, MADURAI

SCHEME : 36 – MAINTENANCE GRANT FOR SEVERELY AFFECTED PERSONS

ELIGIBILITY :
SEVERELY AFFECTED WITH 75% AND ABOVE

DOCUMENT NEEDED :
APPLICATION, PASSPORT SIZE PHOTO OF DISABLED PERSONS AND GUARDIAN, COPY OF NATIONAL ID CARD,RATION CARD, AADHAR CARD, BANK PASS BOOK AND NOC FROM VAO

BENEFIT :
MONTHLY GRANT RS 1500/-,

SCHEME : 37 – SCRIBE ASSISTANCE

ELIGIBILITY :
NATIONAL ID CARD, STUDENTS – 9TH TO 12TH STD

DOCUMENT NEEDED :
APPLI CATION, NATIONAL ID CARD, RATION CARD, AADHAR CARD, PHOTO, SCRIBE DETAIL

BENEFIT :
FOR RS.300/- PER EXAMINATION PAPER.