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Co-ordination between the National Department and the Provincial department of Probation and Child Care Servies

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Consequent to the amendment 13th to the constitution, the subject of probation and child care services, is a decentralized subject. Hence , nine(09) Provincial Departments of Probation and �Childcare Services have been established. This department, coming under the minister in charge of the subject, has been entrusted with special functions. Among such functions, rehabilitation of those brought under probation and other welfare activities fall within the purview of this department.

This department which comes under the central government, discharge its duties for the benefit of children in Sri Lanka, with the co-ordination of services rendered by the provincial department of probation and childcare services, concerned.

A probation office has been established for each judicial division, under the provincial department of probation concerned.

The particulars �of probation officers under each provincial department are as given below.

In case you are in need of any probation service, you can obtain relevant particulars from the nearest

 Provincial Department Telephone Number Probation Office Telephone  number
Western Province 011-4413162 Bambalapitiya 001-2348151
  001-4413371 Colombo 011-2348151
  001-4413372 Mt Lavinia 011-2726126
    Homagama 011-2894853
    Awissawella 011-2222302
    Kalutara 034-2222259
    Panadura 038-2232134
    Gampaha 033-2222388
    Negombo 031-2222363
    Matugama 034-2247215
    Horana 038-2261288
Nothern province 091-2234156 Galle 091-2222097
    Matara 041-2223277
    Tangalla 047-2240288
    Hambantota 047-2220298
    Balapitiya 091-2258491
Central Province 081-2223528 Kandy 081-2223528
    Matale 066-2222454
    Haton 051-2222201
    Gampola 081-2352263
    Nawalapitiya -
    NEliya 052-2222523
    Teldeniya -
    Dambulla 066-2284707
North estern Province 037-2222391 Kurunegala 037-2222391
  037-2224796 marawila 032-2265345
    Kuliyapitiya 037-2281231
    Wariyapola 037-2267291
    Chilaw 037-2222385
    Putlam 032-2265345
    Mahawa 037-2275267
    Galgamuwa -
North Central Province 025-2222570 Anuradhapura 025-2222559
    Kakirawa -
    Polonnaruwa 027-2222033
    TAbuttegama -
Sabaragamuwa Province 045-2231222 Rathnapura 045-2222302
    Balangoda 045-2287210
    Kegalla 035-2222452
    Embilipitiya 047-2230236
    Ruwanwella 036-2266912
    Mawanella -
    Warakapola -
    Pelmadulla -
  055-2231209 Badulla 055-2222370
Uva Province   Bandarawela 057-2222206
    Monaragala 055-2276550
North Province 060-2265464 Jaffna 021-2228321

Organization Information

Department of Probation and Child Care Services

3rd Floor,
Sethsiripaya Stage II,

H. D. Ediriweera
Telephones:+94 11 2186 062/ 11 3082 483
Fax Nos:+94 11 2186 065

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