An Introduction:-

In M.P., The Women and Child Development directorate is established on 15th August 1986 and all plans/schemes related to Women and Child was transferred from Tribal Welfare, Social Justice and Panchayat Department to this directorate. In early stage this department was under Directorate of Panchayat and Rural Development Department, then on 1988 a separate department for Women and Child Development was developed.The benefeciary of WCD are weaker portion of society, Women and Child;whose development and welfare work is not easy and can complete in short duration. various schemes of WCD are expanded and modified.Also some new schemes of M.P. Govt. such as Ladli Laxmi Yogna, Atal Bal Mission and Bal Sarankshan Schemes are in execution. WCD while running accepts all challanges.Now womens are more confident about thier rights and entity and Malnutrition now decreases in child.

Women and Child Development Department
Name Designation Office address E-mail Id Land Line No Mobile
Shri M.L.Mehra District Program Officer Room no 107, Collectorate,Jabalpur 0761-2623810 9425184228