One of the priority areas of work of head department of work and social protection of the population is support of homeless citizens, the persons released from places of imprisonment and their reintegration into society.
For adaptation and social protection of homeless citizens in area the Nikolaev Center of reintegration of the homeless citizens, calculated on the 60th bed - places and the regional center of the accounting of homeless citizens functions. Since the beginning of 2009 the center registered 1010 homeless persons.
During decrease in air temperature at managements of work and social protection the population Bashtanskoy, Novobugskoy, Krivoozerskoy of the district state administrations and May Day city council functioning of rooms of night stay, is provided by total of 14 places. Work of point of heating of homeless citizens in an air-raid shelter in the Factory district of Nikolaev is planned, reports Head department of work and social protection of the population of the regional state administration.
At managements of work and social protection of the population of the district state administrations, executive committees city (the cities of regional value) councils function: 27 points of collecting and redistribution of things which were in consumption; 27 food funds; 26 points of hot meals. All can receive the help in these divisions needing. For the winter period it is planned to expand a network of points of hot meals and to speed up work of points of reception and distribution of things, footwear being in the use.