Senior Citizen Corner

Senior Citizens are a treasure to our society. They have worked hard all these years for the development of the nation as well as the community. They possess a vast experience in different walks of life. The youth of today can gain from the experience of the senior citizens in taking the nation to greater heights. At this age of their life, they need to be taken care of and made to feel special. Indian Government provides several benefits through its schemes in various sectors of development.
With various tax benefits, travel and health care facilities provisioned for them, Indian Government has created reasons for Senior Citizens to feel happy. This corner on Senior Citizens is aimed at providing details on various aspects concerning them.
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  1. Health Ailments and Treatment
  2. Medical Insurance
  3. Central Government Health Scheme
  4. Special Programmes/Concessions
  5. Yoga Directory
  6. Health Guide from Public Health Foundation of India
  7. Drug Search, Health Calculators, Medical Consultation
  8. Compendium of Drug and Medicine Prices
  9. Health Portal (Store, Track & Manage your Health)
  10. Aids & Appliances (General Information about Mobility Aids)


  1. By Train
  2. By Air
  3. By Ship
  4. Loan for Financing Trips


  1. Policies/Schemes
  2. Concession / Amenities for Defence Personnel

Financial Assistance/ Incentives

  1. Tax Benefits
  2. Financial Planning
  3. Loans
  4. Tax Exemption on Interest

Care for the Elders

  1. Senior Citizen Life Enrichments Services 
  2. Recreational/Educational Centers

Old Age Homes

  1. Indian Old Age Homes
  2. List of Old Age Homes in India (Statewise)
  3. Old Age Homes in Delhi-NCR
  4. Old Age Homes in Haryana
  5. Old Age Homes in Kolkata
  6. Old Age Homes in Maharashtra
  7. Old Age Homes in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand

City Helplines

  1. Information related to selected cities in India & abroad 
  2. Chandigarh-city-helpline
  3. City Helpline(New Delhi, Kolkata, Bangalore, Chennai, Coimbatore, Goa, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Cochin and Mumbai)

Indian Temples and Pilgrimage Tours

  1. Information about temples (religion-wise) in India
  2. Showcasing Indian temples.
  3. Official website of Tirupati Tirumala Devasthanams offering  e-services
  4. Official website of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board offering online services
  5. Information and services related to Amarnath Yatra
  6. Information about Pilgrimage Tours in India

Pet Care

  1.  A Website on "I Love Indian Pets"

Other Resources

  1. Senior Citizens Savings Scheme from RBI
  2. Advice on Dos and Donts for Senior Citizens from Delhi Police
  3. Senior Citizen Cell : Delhi Police
  4. Senior Citizen Institute (Indian Air Force)
  5. e-Post, Speed Post Tracking


  1. Medical Policies
  2. Savings Scheme
  3. Defence Personnel
  4. Self-Employment Schemes
  5. General

DAPWA Bank Details

Name: Defence Accounts Pensioners Welfare Association
A/c no. : 81712200020896
IFSC: CNRB0002919
Bank: Canara Bank, Phase X. Mohali.

UPI ID: 221047106020896@cnrb

Defence Accounts Pensioners Welfare Association

DAPWA came into existence on 27/10/2007 to look into the welfare of pensioners of Defence Accounts Department for settlement of their grievances with regards to their pending pension claims, expediting documentation for sanction/ issue of family pension medical claims and to provide moral support in adverse circumstances of brother pensioners.