Three new programs for children at risk disclosed by “For our children” foundation in the municipalities Rodopi, Stamboliyski, Asenovgrad, Maritsa, Sadovo, Kuklen, Plovdiv and Perushtitsa. They will be presented in every of the municipalities during the specially organized from the foundation informational meetings.
At these meetings representors from local organizations which deliver social services, government structures, employers and the business, health and educational specialists and other interested sides will be invited. They will receive detailed information for the new services which “For our children” foundation is to disclose in the listed municipalities.
At the meetings in the municipalities Stamboliyski, Maritsa, Rodopi and Asenovgrad new opportunities for integrated services for children at risk and their families were presented.
- The program “Individual grade and direct toward social and integrated services” is one of the three programs which will be disclosed the goal is children from the vulnerable groups and their parents to have access to services for social including suitable for their needs.
- The program “Consultative and therapeutic support” is directed towards children with disabilities and difficulties in the development aged from 0 to 3 and will assure opportunity for consulting of parents, rehabilitation and therapeutic services, medical examination and assistance of children in need.
- The program “Support for development and socialization” is directed towards children at risk which often are excluded from the accessible for other children forms of socialization. It will help the development and socialization of children so that the negative impact which the exclusion has on their development and accomplishments will be overcame.
During the meeting in Stamboliyski strong interest was shown by the participants towards the rehabilitation and therapeutic services which the program “Consultative and therapeutic support” will provide for children with disabilities and their families.
They shared that the services which are being provided for support for the development of children with disabilities at an early age in the small municipalities like Stamboliyski are insufficient and are often expensive which makes them practically inaccessible for a lot of families with children with disabilities. That is why the disclosure of new programs is welcomed with interest from people who rely on them to improve the quality of life, care and social inclusion for children with disabilities and their families in the Stamboliyski municipality.
Until the end of November 4 more informational meetings are to be made – today the experts from the foundation are in Sadovo , on the 21st of November in Kuklen, on the 26 of November in Plovdiv and on the 28th of November in Perushtitsa municipality.
The eight meetings will be realized within the project “Initiative for development and social inclusion – for our children”, financed by Operation program “Human resources development” 2014 – 2020, co-financed from the European social fund of the European Union.