This is a Central Autonomous Institute under the Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (Divyangjan), Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment, Government of India. It is registered as Society under the MP Societies Registration Act, 1973. It is a National Institute working in the area of mental health rehabilitation.
The broad objectives are to:
To access 24 X 7 Mental Health Rehabilitation Helpline – ‘Kiran’, Dial – Toll Free Number 1800 – 599 – 0019