Following is the list of Women Empowerment Programmes.
|S.No.||Women Empowerment Programmes
||Year Of Estb.
|| Support to Training and employment Programme for Women (STEP)
||2003-04||To increase the self-reliance and autonomy of women by enhancing their productivity and enabling them to take up income generaion activities.|
|2|| Rashtriya Mahila Kosh (RMK)
||To promote or undertake activities for the promotion of or to provide credit as an instrument of socio- economic change and development through the provision of a package of financial and social development services for the development of women.|
|3|| Rashtriya Mahila Kosh
||1993||To facilitate credit support or micro-finance to poor
women to start income generating activities such
as dairy, agriculture, shop-keeping, vending,
Rajiv Gandhi Scheme for Empowerment of Adolescent Girls (RGSEAG) – ‘Sabla’
|2010||It aims at empowering Adolescent girls of 11 to 18 years by improving their nutritional and health status, up gradation of home skills, life skills and vocational skills.|
|5||Central Social Welfare Board (CSWB)||1953||To promote social welfare activities and implementing welfare programmes for women and children through voluntary organizations.|
Rashtriya Mahila Kosh - (National Credit Fund for Women)
|1993||It extends micro-finance services through a client friendly and hassle-free loaning mechanism for livelihood activities, housing, micro-enterprises, family needs, etc to bring about the socio-economic upliftment of poor women.|
|7||Indira Gandhi Matritva Sahyog Yojana (IGMSY)||----||To improve the health and
nutrition status of pregnant, lactating women and infants
|8||SwayamSiddha||2001||At organizing women into Self-Help Groups to form a strong institutional base.|
|9||Short Stay Home for Women and Girls (SSH)||1969||To provide
temporary shelter to women and girls who are in social and moral danger due to family problems,
mental strain, violence at home, social ostracism, exploitation and other causes.
|10||Swadhar||1995||To support women to become independent in spirit, in thought, in action and have full control over their lives rather than be the victim of others actions.
|11||Support to Training and Employment Programme for Women (STEP)||1986||To mobilise women in small viable groups and make facililies available through training and access to credit, to plovide training for skill upgradation, etc.|
|12||Development of Women and Children in Rural Areas (DWCRA)||1982||To improve the socio-economic status of the poor women in
the rural areas through creation of groups of women for income-generating activities on a self-sustaining
|13||Tamil Nadu Corporation for Development of Women||1983||Aims at the socio-economic empowerment of women|