Connected by the international obligations, Ukraine recognizes a problem of social adaptation of the people released from places of imprisonment, actual and needing reduction in compliance to the European standards, reports a press - regional state administration service.
In 2008 from establishments criminally - executive system 34 persons of old age and 60 disabled people were released on the territory of area of 1 328 persons, including. To the territory of the city of Nikolaev there arrived 557 former prisoners, including 25 old men and 48 disabled people.
The majority condemned before release are in a condition of the stress caused by fear before feeling forgotten already of independence and freedom, relative helplessness, vulnerability, weak readiness to independent life in the household, moral and social relations. Often they have no documents, touches with close people are lost. For years of stay in the conclusion professional qualification is lost, often passes to others hands property, housing, it dooms the person to vagrancy that sooner or later comes to an end with repeated crime.
In Ukraine the system of social adaptation of the former prisoners is formed. One of key mechanisms in formation of this system is formation of the center of social adaptation which in the territory of our area isn't present.
It should be noted that in Ukraine 36 non-state organizations which provide social services released of imprisonment places, including two public organizations of the Nikolaev area work today: Nikolaev regional youth movement "Penitentiary Initiative" and Nikolaev office of the All-Ukrainian charitable organization of the former prisoners "Overcoming".
For the released old men and disabled people work at home - a boarding school, stationary offices for continuous accommodation of lonely disabled citizens. At the same time, the able-bodied persons released from places of imprisonment who have no housing, can receive social services in Nikolaevsk the city center of reintegration for homeless citizens. The help in establishment of documents and registration without the right of accommodation provides the Nikolaev regional center of the accounting of homeless citizens.