“Hunar Vikas Yojna” as the name suggests is a scheme of Rajasthan state which aims to develop the skills of the young generation in order to make them an independent being. Mukhya Mantri Hunar Vikash Yojana has been launched in 2011-12 for higher education/skill building programme to the children staying in Institutional Home (Government and Non-Government running Institutional Home). Under Hunar Vikas Yojana the State is providing skill development programmes for the children 17 years to 21 years. It is to help prepare these young adults to sustain themselves during the transition from institutional to independent life. This scheme is helping them by making them capable and self-dependent.
Objectives of Hunar Vikas Yojana
The objective of this scheme is as follows –
a) is to enable such young adults to adapt themselves to society.
b) to encourage them to move away from institution-based life.
Note: This scheme is an important final stage in the continuum of care, as it ensures smooth rehabilitation and reintegration of a child in need of care and protection/conflict with the law as she/he steps into adulthood. http://hreyahs.gov.in/registration.php