Assistance to Disabled Persons for Purchase / Fitting of Aids and Appliances (ADIP Scheme)

The main objective of the Scheme is to assist the needy disabled persons in procuring durable, sophisticated and scientifically manufactured, modern, standard aids and appliances that can promote their physical, social and psychological rehabilitation, by reducing the effects of disabilities and enhance their economic potential. The aids and appliances supplied under the Scheme must be ISI.

The quantum of assistance and income limit under the ADIP scheme is as follows:

 

 

Quantum of assistance and income limit under the ADIP scheme
Total Income Amount of Assistance
  1. Up to Rs. 15000/- per month
  2. Rs. 15,001/- to Rs. 20,000/- per month
  1. Full cost of aid/appliance
  2. 50% of the cost of aid/appliance

The scheme is implemented through implementing agencies such as the NGOs, National Institutes under this Ministry and ALIMCO (a PSU).