Today, on September 8, in. New Odessa the Nikolaev area I passed a seminar - meeting with chiefs of managements of work and social protection of the population of the district state administrations on a subject: "About creation in the Nikolaev area of the barrier-free environment for persons with limited physical abilities".
Participants of a seminar heard to specially prepared reports of experts in the sphere of social protection of the population and members of the Union of the organizations of disabled people of Ukraine. Also participants of a seminar were addressed by the chief of Head department of work and social protection of the population of the regional state administration Olga Sivoplyas. Olga Viktorovna told present on action about priority activities of bodies of work and social protection of the population.
In the Nikolaev area the question of social protection of disabled people is one of the most important. Therefore the events held in area, generally are directed on creation of conditions which would provide full-fledged life to physically disabled people. At the initiative of the Nikolaev regional administration the regional council approved the regional program "Barrier-free Nikolayevshchina" which actions cover all areas of work with the people having limited physical capacities. Appropriate programs are approved as well at sessions of local councils in all cities and regions of area.
Also participants of a seminar visited the SOIU New Odessa regional organization, office of social rehabilitation of children - disabled people and stationary office for continuous accommodation of people of advanced age, reports a press - service of the Nikolaev regional public administration.