Tag Archives: Persons with Disability

NHFDC Loan Scheme for Differently abled people to pursue Vocational education and training

Name of the scheme: NHFDC Loan Scheme for Vocational Education and Training for Persons with Disabilities Purpose: The scheme aims to provide financial support to eligible Persons with Disabilities (PwDs) who have the minimum educational qualification, as required by the institution/organization running the vocational education or Training course eligible under ...

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Various schemes to provide financial assistance to persons with disability for self-employment

Schemes implemented through State Channelizing Agencies (SACs) and Nationalized Banks There are a few schemes for persons with disabilities which have been implemented through SACs and Nationalized Banks to financially support them. Small descriptions have been given below. For setting up small business in Service/Trading sector: Loan amount: Up to ...

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A central govt. Scheme to finance assistive devices to increase employability of Persons with disabilities

Name of the scheme: Scheme of Financing Assistive Devices to Enhance the Employability or Increased Opportunity of Self Employment of Persons with Disability Purpose: National Handicapped Finance and Development Corporation (NHFDC) provides assistance in the form of loan to the target group to purchase assistive devices like screen reader, motorized ...

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Persons with Disabilities can now get financial assistance for skill training

Name of the scheme: Scheme for providing handholding support to differently able persons for availing skill training/skill upgradation through ‘Vishesh Prashikshan Mitras’. Purpose: To provide handholding support to needy Persons with Disabilities (PwDs) for availing skill raining/skill upgradation under National Handicapped Finance and Development Corporation’s (NHFDC) EDP scheme. Nodal agencies: ...

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Micro Credit Scheme: Persons with Disability can avail special Loans for Self-employment

The National Handicapped Finance and Development Corporation (NHFDC) was established to promote development activities of Persons with Disabilities by providing financial assistance like loans and grants for self-employment. Persons with Disabilities need small loans to sustain their existing employment or start something new. That is why the NHFDC has launched ...

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