Special disability grant

Special Disability Grant is meant to support people with disability (PWDs). The District receives about 30 million per year from the Central Government for sub projects generated by PWD groups. In the financial year 2015/2016, the District supported 19 groups with over 34 million.

Since the inception of the programme in 2009/10 close to 190 million has been disbursed to support the PWDs within the communities.

The PWDs engage in projects that include but not limited to fishing, produce buying and selling, utensil buying and hire, events and functions management, boda boda (motorcycle hire) and grinding mill among others.