In the Nikolaev area easy access for physically disabled people equipped an entrance to 5267 establishments, such entrances to objects need to be equipped to 147 objects. About it reports a press - service of the Nikolaev regional public administration. The entrance to socially significant objects is equipped with completely easy access in 17 regions of area: Arbuzinsk, Veselinovsk, Voznesensky, Domanevsky, Elanetsky, Kazankovsk, Nikolaevsk, Berezansk, Bratsk, Zhovtnevy, New Odessa, Ochakov, Snigirevsk, Pervomaisk, Krivoozersk, and also in the cities of Yuzhnoukrainsk and Ochakovo.
In the budget of Nikolaev this year 402 million UAH for acquisition of 6 trolleybuses and 4 buses equipped taking into account needs of disabled people are provided 6. The Nikolaev city territorial center of social service of citizens plans to get also the minibus with the special device for transportation of disabled people - wheelchair invalids.
Necessary conditions for transportation of people with special needs are created and on railway transport. The room of the Nikolaev railway station is equipped with a ramp. In the station building for such people other conditions are created also. At the station the group of the workers which task there will be an assistance to physically disabled people will be created. For needs of disabled people the social car which can be ordered necessarily will be equipped.
For disabled people employment is extraordinary important also. Statistically, in the Nikolaev area lives 61,4 thousand disabled people, able-bodied of them - 28,8 thousand people, or 47%. On the account in the centers of employment there are 416 persons who wish to work. This year 95 disabled people that makes 23% of everyone are employed. The main problem of employment of disabled people there is their low competitiveness on a labor market as requirements of employers constantly raise. 8072 disabled people work at the enterprises of area at the established quota of 9175 places that makes 88%.