Social Welfare & Community Development

John Azam Theodore

Head, Social Welfare and Community Development


To take the lead in integrating the Disadvantaged, Vulnerable and Excluded in Mainstream of Development.


To work in partnership with Individuals, Families, Groups and Communities to improve their Social well-being through their active participation in promoting development with equity.


Facilitate the mobilization and use of available human and material resources to improve the living standards of Individuals, Groups, Families and Communities within an effective decentralized system of administration.

Prevent and respond to social exclusion and maladjustment within the context of National and Sub- National Development efforts.