Youth Welfare Service

1. Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement, Department of Social Welfare opened ten youth training schools for the children who need to protect and care such as orphans, destitutes, street children, children sending from court to treat their moral character and children who need to protect and care according to the Child Law. Basically, our department provides these children food, clothes and shelter, giving social methods to develop their moral character, teaching basic education and vocational training, contacting other INGOs and NGOs for their education, national registration card and health care assistance. Now there are (1590) children at these training schools.

Youth Policy

Youth policy is being drawn for Myanmar Youths to become Multi-developed citizens by leading of Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement, Ministry of Health and Sport, Ministry of Education in cooperation with relating departments and also youth representatives including woman Person with disability in States and Regions , UN organizations, NGOs and INGOs. Youth Policy is adopted by Cabinet on 8th November, 2017. Youth Policy Launching Ceremony was held on5th January 2018 at MICC(II), Nay Pyi Taw, State Counseller launched Youth Policy in this event.

Implementing of Case Management System

Implementing of Case Management System
By leading role of Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement , cooperation with UN Agencies, NGOs, INGOs has been implemented case management system (27) townships in 2015 and extended (10)townships in 2016. Case Management Standard Operation Procedure (SOP ) was launched on November ,2015.
Case Management system is defined as a to manager social problems in community with the help of the trained social workers using the resources.

Caring Service for Persons with Disability

As department of social welfare, persons with disabilities are being cared as institutions based care service. Following (8) different kinds of disabled schools are opened and run according to their age and kinds of disabilities- (1) Two schools for the blinds (Kyee Myin Taing, Sagaing) (2) Two schools for the deafs (Yangon, Mandalay) (3) Two schools for the disabled children(Yangon, Mandalay) (4) Disabled Care Centre (Yangon) (5) School for the Adult disabled (Yangon)

Elderly Care Services

    Although Myanmar is not facing tremendous problem of ageing like other countries, it is going to face the serious problem in the coming decades. The Department of social welfare is carrying out the task for dignified, active and healthy life of older people as an important task. The department is exploring innovative methods of care since formal homes for the aged are not good enough for the effective care of the aged in the future.