Can we get any kind of support from your Ministry to increase our income or self employment opportunities ?
Yes. Sri Lanka Women's Bureau provides, micro credits, Technical and Skill development training, entrepreneurial development training.
More information could be obtained from Women Development Officer.
Do you provide any assistance to children with difficulties to continue their education ?
The Ministry implements scholarship programme for children of poor families. Applications could be obtained from Child Rights promotion Officer of your Divisional Secretariat Division.
How can we make complaints in case of any child abuse or violation of child rights ?
To Contact the NCPA immediately on toll free child help line 1929 which is open for 24 hours. Also you can contact the Police Bureau for Prevention of Abuse for children and Women on Tel. No.0112826444 or Complaint Center of national Committee on Women on Tel.011 2827002.
Emergency service no.119
What kind of actions you are taking to develop pre-schools faced with difficulties ?
Construct new pre-school buildings
Renovate pre-school buildings
Develop play areas
Provide educational and playing materials
Improve water and Sanitary facilities
Train Pre-school teachers
More information could be had from Director of Children's Secretariat
Who are the Divisional Level Officials attached to your Ministry working for women and children ?
Women Development officer
Child Right Promotion Officer
Early Childhood Care and Development Assistant
There officials could be contacted of their respective Divisional Secretariats