By the Ministry of Healthcare and Social Development of RK joint with local executive bodies are taken active measures of social support of veterans of the Great Patriotic War.
Since the beginning of the current year as at April 1 of means of local budgets, rendered one-time financial aid to 14,9 thousand veterans (war veterans, war disabled persons, individuals equated with them, workers of the home front) on sum of 320,8 million tenge; 19 veterans (3 war veterans, 1 disabled persons of GPW and 15 citizens equated with war veterans) received housing; 15 veterans housing is repaired; 636 veterans received sanatorium-resort treatment for the sum 43 million tenge; 7,7 thousand veterans are provided by medicine means of 52 million tenge; to 168 war veterans war and to disabled persons tooth prosthetics of 4,8 million tenge was made; 11,4 thousand veterans were provided by preferential passage by passenger transport across intra-urban service of 18,9 million tenge; 62 war veterans preferential passage by suburban transport of 67,8 thousand tenge is provided; 137 veterans are provided with fuel at 1,5 million tenge; 2,3 thousand veterans are subscribed to periodic press of 20,8 million tenge.
Over 10,8 thousand veterans received other kinds of assistance (paying of utilities services, household appliances are acquired, mandatory grooming product, services of the sociality taxi, hairdressing salons, baths, installation of cable television and etc. are provided) of 38,4 million tenge.
On the threshold of Victory in the Great Patriotic War 71st anniversary celebration plans of events on rendering of measures of support to veterans and their honoring are prepared by the local executive bodies. According to information of akimats, by local budgets for 2016 for rendering to veterans of one-time financial aid 2,6 bln. tenge are provided.
In addition, disabled people of Great Patriotic War in the priority way will be provided with sanatorium-resort treatment, medical services on prosthetics and provision of prosthetic-orthopedic products, surdo means and other compensatory subsidiary means, tooth prosthetics, the mandatory grooming product, carriage armchairs, medicine means.
As at April 1, 2016 in Kazakhstan are housed 3668 war veterans and disabled person pf GPW, 176342 inhabitants of blockade in years of the GPW, 220 inhabitants of blockade Leningrad, 548 former underage prisoners of concentration camps, ghetto and other places of coercive content, 110 widows of soldiers, partisans, underground members to die (to disappear) during the Great Patriotic War who did not enter in the repeat marriage, 9386 wives of disabled dead veterans of the War.