“FAR AND CLOSE ASSISTANCE” PROJECT IS PROVIDING MEDICAL, SOCIAL AND PSYCHOSOCIAL ASSISTANCE FOR EX-VICTIMS OF NATIONAL SOCIALISM IN BELARUS (DONATION OF THE GERMAN RAILWAY).
The project realized with the support of the German federal foundation “Remembrance, Responsibility and Future”
1. The main target group of the project – are single ex-victims of Nazism, who are in a difficult financial situation, registered and permanently residing in all settlements of the Republic of Belarus, except Minsk and regional centers: Brest, Vitebsk, Gomel, Grodno, Mogilev.
The target group can only include persons who are recipients of financial payments made by the “Mutual Understanding and Reconciliation” foundation or who have certificates of former prisoners of fascism.
A lonely citizen is a disabled citizen who does not have able-bodied family members who are legally obliged to support him.
Disabled citizen is a citizen who has reached the age that gives the right to an old-age pension on a general basis (a woman 55 years old and older, a man 60 years old and older), a disabled person of 1 or 2 groups.
2. The project provides for:
2.1. Persons belonging to the target group: provision of hygiene and care products (for example, diapers, absorbent diapers / sheets), medical items (including devices) (for example, wheelchairs, walkers, walking sticks, blood pressure monitors, hearing aids), bed linen; payment for medical operations (for example, prosthetics of teeth, joints, replacement of the lens of the eye); repair of housing and household appliances, plumbing (if necessary – purchase of household appliances, fuel).
2.2. For 60 volunteers and relatives of former Nazi prisoners in need of care: free preparatory courses (in Minsk) of basic knowledge of the elderly people care. The training will be carried out by specialists from the Belarusian State University.