DLW undertakes a Varity of welfare activities for its over 6000 personnel. Important among these are:
DLW administration runs 1 DLW Inter College from clases – 1 to 12 having 1200 Students. DLW Women’s Welfare Organisation also runs a primary school Bal Niketan. DLW township also possesses 1 Post Graduate Girl’s College, 2 Central Schools, 1 St. John’s school.
105 bedded well-equipped Railway Hospital, a Health Unit and a First-Aid post in workshop provide comprehensive health care to around 20,000 Railway family members. A Homeopathic and an Ayurvedic dispensary are also available.
A total of 3675 staff quarters are provided to the DLW employees. The Railway colony is well maintained and green, providing excellent pollution free environment.
Families of deceased employees are helped by the way of compassionate appointment to the wards.
Settlement Dues to retired employees and the families of the deceased employees:
Special attention at highest level is given to settle the dues of the retired employees and the families of the deceased employees.
Institute/Community Centre etc.:
For various social needs of the staff 1 Community Hall, 2 Institutes, 3 Barat Ghars, 1 Kalyan Kendra, 1 Rangshala and 1 Officers Club are functioning on the premises.
For recreation of staff a Cinema Hall of around 690 capacity is functioning since 1967 in DLW.
Sports & Game:
All kinds of facilities for various games like Cricket, Hockey, Basketball, Badminton, Volley-ball, Football, Table Tennis, Gymnasium, Athletics, Swimming, Golf, and Rifle Shooting have been provided for the staff. Various Inter Railway Tournaments are regularly arranged in DLW premises.