Assistive Devices for Disabled Persons

39. Goggles and Folding Sticks

1.

Gist of the Scheme

Goggles and Folding sticks are being distributed to needy
Visually impaired persons to enable them to walk freely and independently as well as to protect from sunlight and moisture.

 

2.

 

Eligibility Criteria

Should be a totally Visually impaired person.

3.

Whether   form   of   application   is
prescribed

Yes.  Applications  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