It’s mandate is derived from the Executive Order 1 of 2023, that includes development of policies and programmes on social development, family promotion and strengthening, older persons and ageing, community mobilization and group registration, disability inclusion, vocational training & rehabilitation, economic inclusion programme, social risk management and volunteerism:-
Social Protection Policy
Vocational training and Rehabilitation of Persons with Disabilities
National Volunteerism Policy
Policy and programmes for Persons with Disabilities
Policy and Programmes for Older Persons
Community Development Policy
Registration of Self Help groups
Protection and advocacy of needs of PWDs
Family Protection Policy
Support for Matrimonial and Succession Laws and Policies.
It has four (4) divisions namely Programm Coordination and Support services (PCSS), Community Capacity Support & Development (CCSD), Family Promotion and Social Welfare (FP&SW) and Disability Development &Rehabilitative Services (DDRS).