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Elderly and disabled to find home

12 March 2014

In March 2014, the Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia sped up the solution of housing problem of the elderly and disabled people from a health care facility in Novosibirsk region, which had been closed earlier. The decision to issue vouchers to other nursing homes was made by the Ministry of Social Development of Novosibirsk Region after the Commissioner’s appeal.

For a long time after the nursing home was closed, the social protection bodies of Kupinsky district in Novosibirsk region had not taken due measures to accommodate the rest of the elderly and disabled people.

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