Government Institute for the Mentally Challenged

Chennai

1.

Gist of the Scheme

The  mentally  retarded  children  are  given  special education,     Vocational     Training,     food,     uniform,
boarding, medicine and lodging facilities.  The children are also imparted Training in Daily Living Skills.

2.

Eligibility Criteria

Mentally Retarded Children from the age of 5 to 12 years.

3.

Whether  form  of  application  is
prescribed.

Yes. Available with District Differently Abled Welfare
Office / Project Officer,
Government Institute for Mentally Retarded, Tambaram Sanatorium, Chennai-47

4.

Certificates to be furnished

National Identity Card for Differently Abled and Birth
Certificate

5.

Officer to whom the application is
to be submitted

Project Officer,
Government Institute for Mentally Retarded,
Tambaram     Sanatorium,     Chennai-47      /    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