The first in Ukraine social rehabilitation center for children with disabilities opened in Kyiv. It is reported by the press service of the KSCA. Every day, about 70 children will be able to undergo the rehabilitation in the new center.
The center is located in a renovated building of the former kindergarten. The reconstruction work began in 2002. The funding was stopped in 2008, the object was not operating. The metropolitan government resumed the construction only in 2014. The Social rehabilitation Center will be able to take children up to 18 years of age who have received disability status, children with physical and mental disabilities.
In addition, the Department of Social Policy has received 10 special vehicles Citroen Jumper. The cars are equipped with the electric hydro lifters, air conditioning, heater, comfortable seats and fixtures for wheelchairs. There are not less then 7 places in this transport. People with disabilities of the I, II groups, patients who have life-saving procedures (eg, hemodialysis), people with disabilities as part of limited mobility require the transportation services of specially equipped vehicles. Social transport can be ordered by the phone number marked on the vehicle or in the social assistance centers of the city.