Assistive Devices for Disabled Persons

40. Braille Watches

1.

Gist of the Scheme

Braille  watches  are  distributed  to  the  working  visually
impaired persons to enable them to reach work place in time.

2.

Eligibility Criteria

The Visually impaired working  persons --

  1. Self  employed/ Employee

b)    Working in the unorganized sectors

3.

Whether   form   of   application   is
prescribed

Yes.  Application  are  available  with  concerned  District
Differently Abled Welfare Officer.

4.

Certificates to be furnished

National Identity Card for Differently Abled.

5.

Officer to whom the application is to
be submitted

District Differently Abled Welfare Officer

6.

Grievances if any to be addressed to

Principal Secretary / State Commissioner for the
Differently Abled,
State Resource cum Training Centre Campus, Jawaharlal Nehru Inner Ring Road,
K.K. Nagar, Chennai – 600 078. Ph: 044-24719947 / 48 / 49