Press Releases

2016

Apr 30 Welfare and Rehabilitation of Disabled Persons
  Various steps have been taken by Social Welfare Department for the welfare and rehabilitation of disabled persons. To see the press release click here please.
 

2015

Nov 3 Rehabilitation of Disabled Persons
  Mr. Haroon Rafique, Secretary, Government of the Punjab, Social Welfare and Bait-ul-Maal Department while having a dialogue with representatives of Pakistan Blind Associassion said that due to efforts of Social Welfare Department "Cash and Carry Store" has appointed 24 Disabled persons including 10 blind persons and two females against 3% disabled quota. See Details here in Roznama Ausaf, Jung, Waqt, and Nai Baat. 
   
Oct 19 International White Cane Safety Day
 
Social Welfare Department, City District Govt. Lahore celebrated “International White Cane Safety Day” on 19-10-2015 at Social Welfare Training Institute, Township, Lahore. The Honorable Secretary, Social Welfare & BM, Punjab “Haroon Rafique” distributed white sticks to the blinds on the occasion. View details.
   
Aug 22 Registration of Visually Impaired Persons (VIPs) 
 
Minister Social Welfare & Bait-ul-Maal Department Punjab presided over an important meeting with regard to registration of visually impaired persons, at Directorate General Social Welfare and Bait-ul-Maal Punjab.
The directions has been given to District Officers for the data collection from respective districts within three weeks on daily basis. The progress will be monitored by the Provincial team and communicate to higher Authority view detail.
   
Apr 21 Dengue Awareness
  The Department conducted a seminar to create awareness about dengue in Sheikupura view details.
   
Apr 01 Contract with Security Agency
  D.G Social Welfare and Bait-ul-Maal has announced to hire security agency to provide security for women and children residing in Shelter Homes of 36 different districts of Punjab. view details.
   
Apr 20-21 Welfare of Persons with Different Abilities
  In Social Welfare Institute, Nasheman arranged two days camp to provide awareness about welfare facilities in the institute. view details.
   
Mar 15 MdM Handing over Activities of Shelter Home
  MdM french NGO has worked in collaboration with Social Welfare and Bait-ul-Maal, Punjab in Shelter Homes. MdM has provided technical support for the upgradation of Shelter Homes in Punjab. view details.