The Social Welfare Department of the Andhra Pradesh Government is dedicated to the integrated and overall development of Scheduled Castes. The main objectives of the Social Welfare Department are: Strive for educational advancement of Scheduled Castes Help in the socio- economic development of Scheduled Castes Ensure welfare and protection of Scheduled Castes Implement programmes of Social defence such as Homes for orphan children Rehabilitation of Jogins
SC Bonded Labour
Identification of all Child Labour and Bonded Labour cases, including Child Bonded Labour
POA & PCR
POA & PCR
This legislation aims at preventing commi ssion of offences by persons other than Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes
Special Central Assistance (SCA) to Scheduled Castes Sub Plan (SCSP) is a central scheme.
State Government have been given flexibility in choice of schemes to be implemented out of Special Central Assistance.
100% grant is given to the States/UTs as an additive to their Scheduled Castes Sub Plan (SCSP).