Kishori Shakti Yojna

Kishori Shakti Yojna is a centrally sponsored scheme and a component of ICDS—which addresses the needs of adolescent girls in the age group of 11-18 years. Novlok Welfare Society, with the support of Deptt. Of Social Welfare, Govt. of NCT of Delhi is implementing above scheme in Najafgarh. Comprehensive interventions include undertaking training and educating in life skills, community mobilization and communication techniques to empower adolescent girls.

Novlok Welfare Society identifies 20 girls from villages nearby Najafgarh and provides them with training in Nutrition, Health, Legal issues and Vocational issues. These girls will in turn train other girls in the villages who are associated with Anganwadis. Novlok Welfare Society follows up the cases.

Assistance of other government departments viz., hospital, Shramik Vidya Peeth, Jan Shiksha Sansthan is taken to organize training programme.