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Welfare schemes for Women in Delhi

The issues which perturb the existence of women in the country are varied. They range from financial and social burdens behind bringing up a girl child to providing her education to socially neglecting widows.

Governmental policies and schemes tend to address these issues through various financial and skill building measures. Delhi has a number of women and girl children related schemes which directly aim to aid the needs of a woman or girl through her life cycle. The following list details the variety of schemes available to the women and girls of Delhi and guides them through the application process.

Support provided to female students

Financial support provided to girl child

Schemes for Widows/Old Age/Poor Families

Support Provided to Pregnant Women/Lactating Mothers/ Infants

Working Women

Ngo’s / SHG

Anganwadi Workers


Welfare schemes for Women in other States