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Andhra Pradesh is one of the few States in the Country where a separate Department is created to look after the Development and Welfare of Women & Children. Since 1973, though a number of programmes have been taken up for Welfare of Women & Children, a separate Department in the Secretariat was created in 1987 for effective formulation and implementation of policies for Women and Children and for evaluating various programmes intended for their Welfare.
Integrated Child Development Scheme(ICDS)
ICDS Scheme in Andhra Pradesh since 2nd October, 1975. In the year 2006, the ICDS Scheme is universalized.
Integrated Child Protection Scheme(ICPS)
ICPS is a centrally sponsored scheme with an objective to provide a protective environment for overall development of children.