Care to Children
Program is developed and is one of charity programs including «Medical Aid», «Resort Recreation», «Food Basket», «Car for Chornobylets», «Legal Protection» for children suffered from Chornobyl disaster and other persons being under Ukrainian Law dated February, 28 1991 № 796 – XXII, members of All–Ukrainian Association of Veterans & Disabled of Chernobyl.
Program is valid on condition that members of All–Ukrainian Association of Veterans & Disabled of Chernobyl apply to Foundation the official personal written applications to be included to this Program and applications containing complete information and written evidences such as personal documents, official letters to/from authorities, pension fund, Department of social protection if it exists.
With the help and participation of international partners and assistance of local authorities the implementation of this Charity Program will give opportunity to provide with charity aid the children suffered from Chornobyl disaster.
Chernobyl disaster inflicted much harm to the children. On January, 01 2015 there are 442 343 children suffered. Their privileges and compensations are stipulated by Articles 27 and 30 dated February, 28 1991 № 796–XII of Ukrainian Law.
The children of Chornobyl are among suffered from disaster and they differ from adults for their age but they according to their status can be included to Charity Programs of Foundation as recipients of charity aid if their parents (guardians) agree. Besides, children of Chornobyl – invalids according to official agreement of their parents (guardians) can be included to Charity Program «Car for Chornobylets». That is children suffered from Chornobyl disaster can be included to Charity Programs according to official agreement of their parents and obtain free medicaments and medical aid on charity basis, have medical examination with the help of modern medical equipment, obtain recreation at resorts in whole the world together with their parents or as a part of group of Chornobyl children, obtain food within medical norms which are extremely needed to keep their health and lives, obtain car according to all terms of current legislation. That’s why the program «Care to Children» is an essential part of every Charity Program and is not a separate program but is implanted into each of them.
Adults are responsible for further generations including their bringing up so we should do our best to provide them with favorable and clear ecological environment, obtain all needed in full for their lives.
It is known that unfortunately the participants of Chornobyl disaster elimination and other categories experienced the powerful radiation often bear ill children. They have both weak immune system, hereditary diseases, and invalidity because of physical and mental defects. So Ukrainian and foreign medical specialists do their best to adapt these children to live in society.
For example, modern cardiac surgery saves the lives of children with cardiovascular problems, they give the chance for hopeless children. There is a number of programs for teenagers with mental problems.
Prevent Nuclear Catastrophe Effects Foundation
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