Home For Widows & Destitute Women, And Training-Cum Production Centre,
This Home was established in Jalandhar in the year 1968 in the premises of Gandhi Vanita Ashram for Widows & Destitute Women who have no means of subsistence and are in need of protection are admitted alongwith their minor children and mothers.They are given cash allowance @Rs.250/- and Rs.50 for clothing allowance per beneficiary per month.training cum Production centre is also functioning wherein,the inmates and their daughters as well as old inmates are given technical training in cutting ,tailoring,embroidery,leather/plastic goods manufacturing.They are provided labour charges in the premises itself.The centre has been declared as an approved source foe stitching/supply of Govt.Uniforms. During the year 2006-07 the total budget Rs. 17,81,000/- and Expenditure 7,53,137/-. The No of beneficiaries was 123 as on 31-8-06