In the Nikolaev area within the program of support of national adoption and other forms of family education of children - orphans and the children deprived of parental guardianship, the city authorities held many events directed on drawing attention of society to a problem of an orphanhood. After all, as we know, 2008 in Ukraine is declared year of national adoption.
In our area the resistant tendency of development of family forms of education of children - orphans is observed. As reports a press - service of the Nikolaev regional public administration, at present in the Nikolaev area 85 foster homes and 7 orphanages of family type in which lives more than two hundred children already function.
To pupils of foster homes and orphanages from the state budget the social help is allocated. Adoptive parents and tutors receive allowances, charge and which payment is carried out according to current legislation requirements in full. For the current year debts on these payments it wasn't observed.