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GOVERNMENT OF PUDUCHERRY

DEPARTMENT OF WOMEN AND CHILD DEVELOPMENT

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PUDUCHERRY CORPORATION FOR DEVELOPMENT OF WOMEN AND DIFFERENTLY ABLED PERSONS LTD. (PCDW&HP)

 

INTRODUCTION

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

I. TRAINING SCHEMES

II. FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

                                               a. BANKS

                                               b. National Handicapped Finance and Development

                                                   Corporation Scheme

                                               c. SWAYAMSIDHA [SHGs]

                                               d. SELF HELP GROUP

III. SERVICE

address for communication

 

PUDUCHERRY CORPORATION FOR DEVELOPMENT OF WOMEN AND DIFFERENTLY ABLED PERSONS LTD. (PCDW&DAP)
(A Government of Puducherry Undertaking)
No: 1,II Cross Street, Natesan Nagar, Puducherry - 605005
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                        The Puducherry Corporation for Development of Women Ltd., is established on 11-11-1993 to promote entrepreneurship among Women and Handicapped Person for their upliftment in society.  To achieve this object Trainings and Loans are provided.  Apart from this, the Corporation is extending service to women by providing Hostel accommodation to Work.ing Women and Day Care Centre for safe stay of Children of Working Women.

                        This Corporation was identified as Channelizing Agency by National Handicapped Finance and Development Corporation, New Delhi and started to assist for Handicapped Person with effect from 30-06-2000.  So, the Corporation is renamed as The Puducherry Corporation for Development of Women and Handicapped Persons Ltd.,

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

1.

The Secretary (WCD)

Chairman

2.

The Secretary (Finance) Planning – Cum – Development Commissioner

Member

3.

The Project Director, District Rural Development Agency

Member

4.

The Director, Department of Women and Child Development

Member

5.

The Managing Director,  PCDWHP Ltd.

Member

 

 

I. TRAINING SCHEMES

                        Training Programme with stipend is being provided for the educated unemployed women and Handicapped Persons in the following trades by this Corporation.  Cost of training application is Rs.5/-. Stipend: Rs.150/- per student.

Trade

Document required for Enrolment

Computer
Typewriting
Tailoring & Embroidery
Terracotta and Paper Machie
Toys making
Sea Shell Articles making
Stuffed Dolls making
Palm Leaf Articles making
Fishnet Weaving
Silk Weaving
Nylon Mat Weaving

Birth Certificate 18 – 35 Years
Education Qualification : SSLC and above for General
+2 and above for Computer Training
8th and above for Typewriting
Annual Income not exceeding Rs. 24,000/-

                                                                                  

 

                                                                         
II. FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

                        This Corporation is extending financial assistance through Banks, through NHFDC and under Direct Control.

 

 

 

a. BANKS:-
                        Loan amount not exceeding Rs.10,000/- with 33.3% Subsidy for O.C. and 50% for S.C. is being disbursed through Nationalized Bank to setup Small Trades.  Application cost Rs.10/-.

Trade

Document required for Enrolment

Petty Shops
Grocery Shops
Dairy Units
Mobile Vendors
Mobile Canteens
Fair Price Shops
Agarbathi Unit
Papad & Pickle Making
Tailoring
Poultry
Weaving
Idly Shop
Sarees Business
Fire Wood Shops
Vegetable Shops
Autorickshaw
Any other Small Shops/ Business

Birth Certificate/Age Proof
Education Qualification Certificate
Caste & Income Certificate (Ceiling Rs. 24,000/-)
Ration Card/EPIC Xerox Copy
Disability Certificate for Physically Handicapped Persons

 

 

 

b. National Handicapped Finance and Development Corporation Scheme:

            The Corporation has also been nominated as the channelising agency of the National Handicapped Finance and Development Corporation for extending benefits to the Handicapped Persons.  NHFDC is providing loans on the following trades:-

1.         Shops or Stores of any type
2.         Workshops or Repair Shops or Service Centres
3.         Computer Centre
4.         Tailoring (Training and Job Work) 
5.         Handicraft
6.         Leather Work
7.         Fisheries
8.         Dairy Farming
9.         Food processing
10.       Garments manufacturing
11.       Furniture manufacturing including   moulded furniture
12.       Agro based industry
13.       Purchase of Agriculture Machineries
14.       Assembling unit  
15.       DTP Centre
16.       Other Trades etc.
Application cost Rs.10/-
                                                                                                                         
Loan Ceiling:-

1.

2.
3.
4.

For setting up Small Business in Service/ Trading Sector
For setting up Small Industrial Unit
For Agricultural Activities
For self employment amongst persons with mental Retardation, Cerebral Palsy and Autism

Loan upto Rs.3.00 Lakhs.

Loan upto Rs.5.00 Lakhs.   
Loan upto Rs.5.00 Lakhs.

Loan upto 3.00 Lakhs.

Mode of Contribution:-

Loan Amount less than Rs.50,000/-
Rs.50,001/- and upto Rs.1,00,000/-
Rs.1,00,000/- and upto Rs.5,00,000/- Applicant

Nil
95%    NHFDC + 5% PCDWHP
90% NHFDC + 5%   PCDWHP  + 5%

Interest Rate:-


Upto Rs.50,000/-
Rs.50,001/- and upto Rs.5,00,000/-

5%
6%

Rebate:-

1% for disabled Women
0.5% for repayment of loan and

            interest in time and in full.

 

Penal Interest
Moratorium Period

 

 

3% for default payment
3 Months for each project from the date of disbursement

Documents Required:-                                        

  1. Above 40% Disability Certificate from Medical Board of Central/State Government.

  2. Income Certificate.  (Urban below Rs.1.00 Lakh and Rural below Rs.80,000/-)

  3. Birth/Age Certificate from Panchayat/Municipal/School Certificate.  (Minimum age limit is 18 Years and Maximum age is 55 Years)

  4. Educational Qualification Certificate.

  5. Technical Qualification Certificate.

  6. Experience Certificate.

  7. Project Report and Quotation.

  8. Caste Certificate for SC/ST/OBC.

  9. One Passport size Photograph and one full size Photograph.

  10. Affidavit obtained from the Notary Public stating that no loan has been availed from any Bank / Other Government Agency for the same purpose.  

  11. All clearances required have to be obtained from respective Central/State Government Agencies including clearance from State Pollution Control Board if applicable.

 

 

 

 

c. SWAYAMSIDHA [SHGs]

            This is a new scheme being implemented with the long – term objective being the all-round empowerment of women, especially socially and economically, by ensuring their direct access to and control over, resources through a sustained process of mobilization and convergence of all the on-going sectoral programmes, the immediate objectives are as below:-

  1. Establishment of self-reliant women’s Self Help Groups (SHGs) Women will be encouraged to form groups according to their socio-economic status and felt needs, after which they will net work with other groups.

  2. Creation of confidence and awareness among members of SHGs regarding women’s status, health, nutrition, education, sanitation and hygiene, legal rights, economic upliftment and other social economic and political issues;

  3. Strengthening and institutionalizing the savings habit in rural women and their control over economic resources;

  4. Improving access of women to micro-credit;

  5. Involvement of Women in local-level planning;

  6. Convergence of different agencies for women’s empowerment and integrated projects accessing delivery of different schemes from a single window; and

  7. Inculcating a subsidy-free approach to women’s empowerment.

                        Under this scheme 100 Self Help Groups in Puducherry and 100 Self Help Groups in Karaikal have been formed with 3525 members by providing basic infrastructure facility such as name board, furniture, stationery items etc.,

                        The PCDWHP has been identified as a implementing agency for the Oulgaret Municipality, Bahour and Mannadipet Commune in Puducherry Region and entire Karaikal Region.

 

 

d. SELF HELP GROUP:-

                        In the U.T. of Puducherry Self Help Groups are actively undertaking various trades/business.

                        This Corporation is effectively arranging for formation of Self Help Groups in various villages of Puducherry and Karaikal Region.

                        Periodical camps are being arranged to Self Help Groups in various villages with a view to increase social awareness, development of leadership qualities and towards building up of self confidence among women.  Training on Health, Nutrition, Legal Awareness, Self Confidence, Accounts Maintenance, Leadership Quality, Human Understanding etc., are being given to Self Help Groups. After one year Group loan will be sanctioned under this scheme in order to develop savings habits and to make them self sufficient by circulating the loans among the members and also to improve their living status. 

                        In order to gear up the functions of the Self Help Group and also to take up the income generating activities 677 Multi-purpose Women Development Co-ordinator and 677 Multi-purpose Women Development Helper was absorbed.  They will undertake Group formation/mobilization activities community oriented innovative interventions, integration and convergence of schemes etc.,  They will make Lead Agency, access to Micro Credit and facilitation of mircro enterprise (toward poverty alleviation) monitoring and evaluation of various schemes of women development corporation.  They will persuade women beneficiaries who availed loan from Banks and Puducherry Corporation for Development of Women and Handicapped Persons Ltd., to repay the loans.    

 

 

III. SERVICE

            This Corporation is providing Hostel Facilities and Day Care Centre facilities as detailed below:-

 

AREA

ADDRESS

ELIGIBILITY / FEES

HOSTELS

PUDUCHERRY

Working Women cum Students Hostel, No.77, Gnanapragasam Nagar Main Road, Saram, Puducherry-605 013, Ph.No.0413-2244460

 

Working Women cum Students Hostel, No: 84, Sundaramastry Street, Kosapalayam, Puducherry.  Phone No: 0413-2245773

 

Working Women cum Students Hostel, No: 1, 1st Cross,

Perumal Raja Garden,

Reddiyarpalayam, Puducherry

Phone No: 0413-2291256

 

Working Women  -- Rs.600/-

Students                --   Rs.450/-

Application Fee    --  Rs.20/-

Proof for Employment

In case of Working Women

Proof for Study in case of

Student Caution Deposit Rs.1,000/- (Refundable)

 

 

HOSTEL

 

KARAIKAL

 

 

Working Women cum Students Hostel, No. 1, Domain Street,

Travelers Bungalow, Karaikal

Phone No. 04368-221550

 

Working Women  -- Rs.600/-

Students                --   Rs.450/-

Application Fee    --  Rs.20/-

Proof for Employment

In case of Working Women

Proof for Study in case of

Student Caution Deposit Rs.1,000/- (Refundable)

 

HOSTEL

MAHE

 

Working Women cum Students Hostel,

MMC.5/86,

Manjakkal,

Mahe
Working Women  -- Rs.600/-

Students                --   Rs.450/-

Application Fee    --  Rs.20/-

Proof for Employment

In case of Working Women

Proof for Study in case of

Student Caution Deposit Rs.1,000/- (Refundable)

 

 

Address for Communication

PUDUCHERRY REGION

 

 

 

Smt. V. ANITA
The Managing Director,
Puducherry Corporation for Development of Women and Differently Abled Persons Ltd.,
No:1, II Cross, Natesan Nagar, Puducherry.
Phone : 0413-2203155; Fax : 0413-2203155

 

 

KARAIKAL REGION

The Warden,

Puducherry Corporation for Development of Women and Differently Abled Persons Ltd.,

No. 1, Domain Street,

Travelers Bungalow, Karaikal

Phone No. 04368-221550

 

 

 

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