Village Convergence and Facilitation Service (VCFS)

The primary objective of SRCW is to work for holistic empowerment of women in the state cutting across sectors. It facilitates Government and other stakeholders involved in women empowerment issues to implement Gender sensitive programmes, laws and schemes through effective coordination. It will strive for the convergence of women centric programmes/schemes of various Central and State Governments and Gender mainstreaming of Government programmes. SRCW will create an environment through awareness generation to fuel demand by women for schemes/programmes implemented for their empowerment and development.

         Ministry of Women and Child Development is taking steps by linking one programme/Scheme with other programmes closely connected to it and one such programme envisaged under NMEW with a new component is Village Convergence &Facilitation Service (VCFS) which will be provided in selected 100 districts where Beti Bacho Beti Padhao(BBBP) is being covered, with an aim to generate awareness regarding various Central/State government programmes/Schemes in the context of women’s empowerment and mobilize the community to create demand and access/avail such services.