"You remember how in the Central market children begged. Where they now? They aren't present. Homelessness as the social phenomenon is already overcome. There are separate cases when children leave the house because quarreled with parents or they have a mania of adventures. But it not the homeless children living in cellars and heating mains as it was in 90-е years".
Evgeny Paramonov notes that the peak of homelessness fell on 1999-2000, then in our area was 700 children who are systematically leaving the places of residence. Today in the Nikolaev area there were 200 "fugitives", but they don't live on streets.
"In 90-x years we didn't know that to do with such number of homeless children. But 1997 there was the first shelter in Nikolaev, on 80 places, then in a year - in Pervomaisk on 60 places and the third shelter on 30 places opened in 1999 in Voznesensk".
Besides, the chief of service for children says that in Yuzhnoukrainsk the Center socially - psychological rehabilitation where the child can live when in a problem family works. It is possible to tell that it is the center works for an advancing, it is created to save children from homelessness.
"Crime. Is NOT PRESENT" wrote, how in the Kolos market the staff of criminal militia for children of Regional Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine in the Nikolaev area detained two teenagers of the Gipsy nationality who were engaged in begging.