On February 25 I took place meeting of board of service for children of the Nikolaev regional state administration, reports a press - service Nikolaev YEAH.
The main issue of the agenda - results of activity of system of services for children of the Nikolaev area in 2008 and tasks for 2009.
For the last years the resistant tendency to reduction of number of children who systematically self-willedally leave the permanent residence is observed.
As of 01.01.09 on the accounting of services for children of area there were 137 children of this category (for comparison - in their 2001 there was nearly 700 people).
The important direction of joint activity of services and bodies of criminal militia for children is identification of adults who involve children in illegal activity, occupation by vagrancy and begging. As a whole on area for 12 months in 2008 103 such persons were revealed.
The regional service carries out direct educational and scheduled maintenance with children of the city of Nikolaev and regions of area.
Actively the mobile propaganda center of service which for a year visited many regions of area with programs of legal education of children works.
The legal lecture hall at regional service for children which is visited by pupils of 7 - 9 classes of schools of the city of Nikolaev became an innovation in 2008.
Three times a week pass circle occupation "Youth Detective School" which is visited by pupils of schools of Nikolaev.
In area 3 shelters for children (in the cities of Nikolaev, Pervomaisk, Voznesensk) who are calculated on the simultaneous maintenance of 160 people work. In shelters fivefold food, the medical care, the corresponding educational work with children, classes in programs of comprehensive school is organized, cultural service of pupils is carried out.
Successfully the Center socially - psychological rehabilitation of children "Half-way house" in Yuzhnoukrainsk, calculated on 30 places works.Feature of this institution is that it (unlike shelters) works not with homeless, and with children from crisis families which can become homeless or lose a family and to be directed to boarding schools and special schools.