Special Education Schemes

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Tamil Nadu State Government – Special Education schemes for differently abled children through 25 Government Special Schools, 58 Aided Special Schools, 182 Unaided Special Schools and Special Education Schemes - Tamil nadu governmentMunicipal Schools.

Following facilities are provided to the disabled children studying in the special schools:

1. Free Special School Education, free boarding and lodging.

2. four sets of uniforms free of cost every year.

3. Scholarship

4. Reader Allowance for the Blind

5. Scribe Assistance

6. Free bus pass

7. Braille Books

8. Aids and Appliances such as tricycles, hearing aids, folding sticks, goggles etc.


Gist of the SchemeSpecial Education
Visually  impaired,  Hearing  impaired,  Mentally
Retarded and Locomotor Differently Abled persons    are     provided     with    free     special education,  Vocational  Traning,  boarding  and
lodging.    Four sets of Uniforms and Text books
are given at free of cost every year.


Eligibility CriteriaDifferently  Abled  Children  aged  5  years  and
above (in    case    of Hearing Impaired children:
2 years and above).


Whether  form  of  application  is prescribed  and  particulars  to  be
Yes. Prescribed formats are available with Head
Masters/Principals of Special Schools.


Certificates to be enclosedCopy of the National Identity Card for Differently
Abled and  Birth Certificate


Officer to whom the application is to be submittedDistrict Differently Abled Welfare Officer / Head
Master of the Government Special School for
Differently Abled concerned.


Grievances, if any, to be
addressed to
Principal Secretary / State Commissioner for the
Differently Abled,
State Resource cum Training Centre Campus, Jawaharlal Nehru Inner Ring Road,
K.K. Nagar, Chennai – 600 078. Ph: 044-24719947 / 48 / 49


ref: http://www.scd.tn.gov.in/schemes/Special_Education.php

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