Employment Department, Governor of Kerala announced a special scheme for differently able people. This scheme is launched with the objective of supporting differently abled people. This scheme aims to bring up the differently able people of Kerala by providing them support for a good career.
Under this scheme beneficiary will get vocational training and career guidance. Beneficiaries will get self-employment loan and training for competitive exams under this scheme. Around 80,000 people will be benefited by this scheme.
Information regarding various job opportunities according to the qualification and interest will be provided by the government. Government and semi government organisation focusing on rural employment and providing vocational training will be used to provide soft skill training for jobs and entrepreneur employments.
Loan up to Rs 50,000 and in some cases Rs 1 lakh will be provided for the establishment of self-employment. Subsidies up to 55% of the loan amount will be provided by the government under this scheme.
See the condition of differently able people in the state government decided to bring them to the mainstream of the society. Earlier differently able people were rare to get a chance to achieve their goal. Most of differently able people are bound to live their live being dependent on someone else, this scheme will help them to stand on their feet.