DEPUTY GENERAL SECRETARY
Social Services Department
Robert Charles
Email: dgsssf@elctecd.org

Health UnitSocial services unitGeneral Education unitwomen Affair unit

> Provides medical support to hospitals, health centers and dispensaries,
> Coordinates health education programmes,
> Liaises with the Government or Medical Authorities on health and medical issues,
> Provides guidance on compliance to national medical standards.

> Provides support in the formulation of social welfare programmes,
> Coordinates the implementation of social welfare programmes,
> Provides support in the creation of opportunities for the participation of special groups like youth, the disabled, etc in development work,
> Provides support to those in need especially the orphans and widows, be it physical, social or spiritual,
> Provides support in the formulation of programmes on poverty alleviation.

> Provides support in the coordination and supervision of the provision of general education to institutions/organs owned by the Diocese,
> Liaises with Government or Education Authorities on issues of the requirements in respect with the national education standards,
> Provides support and guidance on compliance of education standards – teacher/pupil ration, laboratory requirements, utilities and facilities etc

> Promotes income generating activities for women, with special focus on widows,
> Sensitizes women on awareness in regard to matters of women and children rights, land rights, voting rights etc
> Provides support in the creation of opportunities for the participation of women in development work.