Department of Social Welfare and Community Development

The Department serves and represents the Municipal on issues bothering on Social and Community Development. We work in partnership with people in various communities to improve their well-being through promoting development with equity for the disadvantaged, vulnerable and the excluded.

The Department plans and coordinates community based projects aimed at achieving gender equality and equity, enforcing the rights of children, integrating and protecting the vulnerable, excluded and Persons with Disability, empowering women as well as community care.

Core Programmes:

  • Community Care
  • Justice Administration
  • Child Rights Promotion and Protection
  • Women Empowerment
  • Mass Education
  • Extension Services