Welfare activities initially started in 1950-51 with the name of Staff Welfare
Fund at Karachi Transferred to the Labour Division in 1952 and remained there
upto 1961 with new name of Staff Welfare Organization. Transferred to
Establishment Division in 1961. Declared as an attached Department of the
Establishment Division in 1982.
Assessment of needs and problems of all Federal Government Employees receiving
their salaries from Civil Estimates. Initiation and execution of schemes
designed to promote the general well-being of the Federal Government Employees.
Provision of educational assistance through award of Stipends to the school and
college going children of Federal Government Employees.
Operation of canteens in
the Secretariat area to enable employees to have light refreshments at
economical rates during working hours. Establishment of Ladies Industrial Homes
where wives and daughters of the Government servants are taught various
handicrafts and skills.
Provision of emergency relief to low-paid Federal Govt. Employees and their
dependant in case of prolong illness or death. Setting up of multi-purpose
community centers for organizing social and cultural programs as well as for
mobilizing voluntary efforts of Federal Government Employees for solution of
their community problems on self help basis.
Promoting recreational and sports
activities amongst Federal Government Employees and their dependent through
grant-in- aid and technical guidance to various sports clubs formed by the
Provision of Holiday Homes and picnic resorts for Federal
Government Employees and their dependent to avail rest and recreational
facilities at place of healthy atmosphere.