Right to Information Act Women Development and Child Welfare

Chapter 6 - Rules, Regulations, Instructions, Manual and Records, for Discharging Functions [Section 4(1)(b)(v)(vi)]

6.1 List and gist of rules, regulations, instructions, manuals and records, held by the public authority or under its control or used by its employees for discharging functions in the following format:

Sl. No.

Description

Gist of Contents

Price of the publication if priced

 
 I . INSTITUTIONS WING

 

1

Draft Rules governing Children Homes /Service Home/State Homes

Admissions, Eligibility providing facilities to Destitute, Semi Orphan, Orphan children.

Not priced.

2.

Trafficking of Women and Children

Prevention, Anti –Trafficking measures, Anti-trafficking Squad, economic empowerment, health care services, education and child care, housing and civic amenities, legal reforms, rehabilitation and relief fund.

Not priced.

3.

A.P. Compulsory Registration of Marriages Rules, 2003

Procedure of registration of marriages.

Not priced.

 

 

4

Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005

Guidelines, preventive measures, Punishments etc.

Not priced.

 

5

Relief and Rehabilitation fund victims of Atrocities

Guidelines etc.

Not priced.

6

A.P.Women Commission Headed by Chairperson in the rank Cabinet Minister

 To protect the interest of Women

Not priced.

7

Dowry Prohibition Act.

Preventive measures and Guide lines

Not priced

 

8

Discrimination against Women and prevention of Sexual Harassment at work places

Preventive measures and Guide lines

Not priced

9

Formation of Balika Mandals throughout State

Skill Development for Adolescent Girls , Entrepreneurship, anemia control, supplying of IFA and Deworming tablets, prevention of Child Marriages.

Not priced

Grant-in-Aid Schemes  under Institutions wing

10

Old age Home

Old Age Home for  residence of Poor, Destitute aged persons of 60 years and above and having low income.

Not priced

11

Day Care Center

Programme aims at keeping the aged integrated in their respective families and to supplement the activities of the family in looking after the needs of the aged.

Not priced

12

Mobile Medicare Unit
( For aged persons)

For consultation, treatment etc for health cares of poor aged persons.

Not priced

13

National Creche Center

 To provide day care facilities to children in the age group of 0 - 5 years of Agriculture Labor, SC,ST and Women employed in Income Generating Activities and Victims of Communal Violence.

Not priced

14

Short Stay Homes

To provide counseling, guidelines, Medical and psychiatric checkup, treatment, development of skills and relation ship to women and girls empowered to moral danger family discarded, emotional disturbances etc.

Not priced

15

SWADHAR Shelter Home

To assist women in Difficult circumstances which includes victims of trafficking Women, Widows, deserted, Women prisoners released from jails, women survivors of Natural disaster, Women victim of Terrorist/Extremist, Mentally Challenged Women, Women with HIV (AIDS)

Not priced

 II. ADOPTION WING

1

Guidelines for Adoption from India, 2006

 As per Supreme Court directions  certain guidelines in respect of  In-Country as well as Inter-Country Adoptions were formulated.
Government of India has formulated Central Adoption Resource Agency at all India level on 3.7.1990, which is the Nodal Body and  issuing guidelines from time to time.

Not priced

2

G.O.Ms.No. 8 WDCW& DW (Prog) Dept, 23.3.2000

Government recognized Shishuvihar of Women Development and Child Welfare Departmnet as one of the Placement Agencies  to undertake/ adoption of Children

Not priced

3

Other Information if any

 Kept in  on line i.e.
www.ap.anganwadi.gov.in.

Not priced

III. SCHEMES WING
1. ICDS:

1

ICDS

Centrally Sponsored Scheme, which is single largest integrated programme of Child Development.  Details were placed  at online http//anganwadi.ap.nic.in

Not Priced

2

Services provided at Anganwadi level.

  1. Supplimentary Nutrition to 6 months to 6 years children, pregnant and lactating mothers.
  2. Immunisation to Women and Children.
  3. Health checkup to Women and Children
  4. Refferal Services to Women and Children
  5. Nutrition and health education to Mothers and Adolescent Girls.
  6. Non-formal pre-School education to  3 – 6 years children
  7. Supply of IFA and deworming tablets to Adolescent Girls.

Not priced

3

Objectives of Anganwadi Centers

  1. To improve the nutritional and health status of Children  of age group 0-6 years.
  2. To lay the foundation for proper psychological, physical and social development of Children.
  3. To reduce the  instance  of mortality, morbidity, malnutrition and school dropouts.
  4. To achieve effecitive co-ordination of policy and implementation amongst the various departments to promote child development.
  5. To enhance the capacity of mother to look after normal health and nutritional needs of the child through proper nutritional and health education

Not priced

2. Girl Child Protection Scheme

1

GCPs. Guidelines

Introduced in the year 1996 – 1997 with a objective to eliminate prejudice against the girl child, to encourage the small family and to discourage early marriages.

Not Priced.

2

G.O.Ms.No. 16 WD.CW&DW (JJ) dept, dt. 5.5.2005

The new Girl Child Protection Scheme with insurance coverage from 1.4.2005 was issued.

Not Priced

 

 

3.Balika Samruddhi Yojana

1

BSY  guidelines.

In order to change negative family and community attitude towards Girl Child at birth and towards her mother, to improve enrollment and retention of Girl Children in Schools and to raise the age at marriage of girls, the Government of India launched this Scheme during the year 1996 – 97.  Girls who are born on or after 15.08.1997 are eligible under this scheme for giving Annual scholarships for education up to 10th class.

Not Priced

4. Kishora Sakthi Yojana

1

Guidelines on KSY

 

 

 


Manual

Departmental Manual

All control Orders, Executive instructions

 

Functionary Manual

Functions of Officers etc.

 


Publications

1.

Indira Darsini

  Monthly Magazine, Editorial; Current issues on Women, Children, judgments;  Achievements, Acts pertaining to Women and Activities taken up in districts and by the Department;

Not priced.