Protecting Persons Living with Disability and our Aged

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Campaign Promise
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In the New Direction, the SLPP government will:
  • Review and implement policies and laws relating to disability, especially making public facilities disability friendly.
  • Revisit the administration and implementation of the Social Safety Net Programme
  • Provide free education for the physically challenged at all levels pre-school, primary, secondary and tertiary level
  • Review and improve incentives for Teachers in Special Needs Institutions.
  • Provide free health care for the physically challenged and the aged
  • Increase access of persons living with disability and aged to public housing
  • Provide welfare assistance to persons living with disability and the aged
  • Provide livelihood support to persons living with disability for economic empowerment.
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