AWARENESS OF COMMUNITY ON THE IMPLEMENTATION OF VARIOUS SCHEMES BY THE GOVERNMENT OF INDIA FOR THE DISABLED POPULATION

Author Name : Dr. S. Vijaya Vardhini
Volume : II, Issue :III,November - 2016
Published on : 2016-11-19 , By : IRJI Publication

Abstract :

This study aims at to find out the awareness of community on the implementation of various schemes by the government of India for the disabled population. A sample of 1516 people covering 30 villages from Kuppam revenue Mandal selected for the study. Findings revealed that age has significantly influenced the community awareness on education and health & nutrition schemes. On the other hand the community with below 30 years possessed better knowledge followed by 30-45 years and 45-60 years and above age group; educational status has significantly influenced the awareness of community on the schemes related to education, employment and schemes as a whole.