About Us

Constituted as an Independent Directorate in 1974. Deals with Human Resource and Development. Falls under three Ministry of Government of India – Ministry of Women and Child Development, Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Ministry of Tribal Affairs and Ministry Minority Affairs.

Ministry of Women and Child Development:

  • Integrated Child Development Services
  • Juvenile Justice Act
Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment:
  • Disability Sector
  • Social Defence
  • Aged and Infirm
Ministry of Tribal Affairs:
  • Grant-in-aid to NGO’s working for the Welfare of Scheduled Tribes.
  • Vocational Training in Tribal Areas.

Contact Numbers for

Implementation of Domestic Violence Act, 2005

East Khasi Hills : 0364-2224409

West Khasi Hills : 0364-2224409

South West Khasi Hills : 8575481353

Ri Bhoi : 953638/232551

East Garo Hills : 953658/220351

South Garo Hills : 953639/222360

South West Garo Hills : 8575481353

North Garo Hills : 8014715584

East Jaintia Hills : 9436701651

West Jaintia Hills : 953652/220805

Prevention of Trafficking of Women and Children 0364-2225266

Shillong Child Line 1098 (Toll free)

Who's who

Mr. Clement Marak
Minister of Social Welfare
Forest and Environment, Sericulture and Weaving
0364 2211250 PABX-S-2694, 8014192895 (M)

Mr. H. Marwein, I.A.S.
Additional Chief Secretary,Social Welfare Department
Email - hectormarwein@hotmail.com
0364 2226102 PABX- S-2245, 9402133864 (M)

Shri T. Dkhar, I.A.S.
Commissioner and Secretary
2223580 PABX-S-2425, 9436105201(M)

Shri C. C. M. Mihsil, I.A.S.
Secretary, Social Welfare
2226424 PABX-S-2312, 9612001697(M)

Shri H. M. Shangpliang, I.A.S.
Secretary and Director of Social Welfare Department
Email - hmshang_44@yahoo.co.in
0364 2225187(O) 9863021317(M)