Panaji, November 25, 2017 … The North Goa District Committee under the chairmanship of Collector North has scheduled an assessment camp under the Scheme “RASHTRIYA VAYOSHRI YOJANA” a scheme for Providing Physical Aids and Assisted Living Devices to Senior Citizens belonging to BPL Category.
The schedule of assessment camp are as follows : on November 27, 2017, Tiswadi Taluka at PHC Corlim, November 28, 2017, Bardez Taluka at Azad Bhavan Porvorim, November 29, 2017 at CHC Valpoi, November 30, 2017, at CHC Pernem, December 1, 2017 at PHC Sanquelim from 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.
The scheme aims to address the disability/infirmity such as Low vision, Hearing impairment, Loss of teeth and Locomotor disability.
The scheme proposes to provide the Aids and Assisted Living Devices to eligible elderly beneficiaries depending upon their physical impairment such as Walking sticks, Elbow crutches, Walker /Crutches, Tripods/Quad pods, Hearing Aids, Wheelchair, Artificial Dentures and Spectacles.
The Requirement /Documents to be brought at the time of assessment camp are Aadhar Card or acknowledgment slip of Aadhar card and BPL Identity Proof/Antyodaya card.