Directorate of Family Welfare.

The Directorate of Family Welfare  was  bifurcated as an independent Department from Directorate of Health Services  vide Government Order  No. MDEV-321/12   Dated, Itanagar, the 20th October, 2014 .

The FW Directorate deals with matters related to all Family Welfare Program, Co-ordination with NRHM/NHM, implementing Expanded Program of Immunization (EPI), Reproductive & Child Health (RCH), Maternal & Child Health Programs and other National Programs being implemented by Family Welfare Division of Government of India.

The list of the proposed activities are as follows:

  1. To implement all schemes related to Family Welfare.
  2. To Co-ordinate with NRHM/NHM activities in the State and Central level.
  3. To implement EPI, vaccinations.
  4. To implement MCH program.
  5. To implement RCH program.
  6. To Co-ordinate with DHS and DME(T&R) in implementing the Central Schemes of National importance.
  7. To formulate Cadre Rules of the Department, RR etc.
  8. Other activities which will be assigned by the Govt. from time to time.
  9. Appointment of Staff to be required for the Dept. Of Family Welfare.

The Human Resource (HR) Status of the Directorate is placed at.