Function of the Department

  1. Any activity of the Population Welfare Program that the Provincial or Federal Government may specify.
  2. Coordination of Population Welfare Program with other National building departments at district and local levels.
  3. Family Welfare Service, clinical and non clinical contraception through Family Welfare Centers and the Reproductive Health Services Establishment particularly for rural areas.
  4. Implementation of publicity and communication strategy.
  5. Population Welfare motivational services and establishment of contact with the clients at all levels.
  6. Promotion of community involvement and active participation in Population Welfare Program.
  7. Supply of contraceptive and medicines to the clients through the network of community distribution points, and other agencies involved in the program.
  8. Setting up Advisory Management Committees at Family Welfare Centre level and Population Welfare Councils at District and Provincials levels.
  9. Service mattes, except those entrusted to the Services, & General Administration Department.