UST-KAMENOGORSK. KAZINFORM - International children's day in Ust-Kamenogorsk has opened a Centre of psycho-pedagogical correction.
In the Center, created on the basis of secondary school # 46, children with disabilities and their parents can now receive comprehensive qualified care of team of specialists, such as speech pathologist, psychologist, speech therapist, physical therapist, massage therapist, tiflopedagog.
Every year, the Center will serve approximately 300 children with different disabilities, services will be provided at the place of residence for free.
Creation of Centre is initiated by private Fund "Dara" in the framework of the republican project "Different - Equal: we are for inclusive society".
In the framework of the project has been allocated about 20 million tenge for creation of barrier-free environment for children with disabilities and equipping the necessary equipment. In the framework of the Memorandum with akimat of oblast, charitable Foundation "Dara" with the support of the Fund for the development of social projects of "Samruk-KazynaTrust" renovated, fully equipped offices and training of specialists.
"Today's event is not only a call to businessmen, but to the whole of the Kazakhstan public - live kinder. I thank you for such wonderful gift for children of East Kazakhstan oblast. And the more such wonderful manifestations, as a charity, the warmer our hearts and we will be more happy life and bring joy to our children, - said akim of East Kazakhstan oblast Danial Akhmetov at the opening ceremony.
Today by oblast there are 11 offices of psycho-pedagogical correction center, serving about 700 children with disabilities. They provide complete assistance to children with disabilities.
In Ust-Kamenogorsk, where live more than four thousand children with disabilities, also built a boarding school for special children for 100 places, which will create a barrier-free environment for quality education and successful adaptation in society.