With the purpose to help most socially to unprotected segments of the population the state it is provided different types of privileges. In particular, privileges on payment for zhilishchno - utilities, for communication services, on coal acquisition for those who lives in houses with oven heating, travel privileges all means of transport and others.
The considerable part of the citizens living in the Nikolaev area, uses privileges according to the current legislation. And help to receive these privileges employees of 307 rural centers of work and social protection of the population which are one of the main properties of the system of the social protection created in the Nikolaev area which purpose - approach of social services directly to the place of residence of the citizens needing the help. About it reports Head department of work and social protection of the Nikolaev regional state administration.
The importance of work of the rural (settlement) centers is, first of all, that social protection of inhabitants of villages is carried out not according to their addresses, and on the contrary - specialists of the centers independently reveal grants needing a different look, promote assembled necessary documents and will organize granting these grants. Today in rural areas of the Nikolaev area lives 534,3 thousand people that makes 44,5% of total of the population of area. The rural and settlement centers unite 871 settlements.