December 1-4 Belarus holds a special complex event “Attention – age!” initiated by the Internal Affairs Ministry. The information is provided by the ministry’s site.
Cherikov district opened school for pensioners. It is a safety school opened at the day-time stay department of the district social services centre. Here the elderly will get emergency assistance skills. Natalia Starostina, head of the department and acting director of the centre, was an initiator of the project.
Krichev district launched the computer courses for pensioners. The social service centre welcomes those who want to get computer skills.
MTS Company backed by the city’s authorities is going to launch free computer skills training courses for pensioners in Mogilev. The information is provided by the deputy chairman of Mogilev city administration Andrei Kuntsevich.
The seasonal apartment for the elderly people will be opened in Bykhov district; it will be the first apartment of the kind in Mogilev region. The information was provided by director of Bykhov social service centre Natalia Novikova.
64 persons of 100 years old and older live in Mogilev region. They are 9 males and 55 females. The information is provided by Vera Shlapakova, the deputy chairman of the Regional Labour, Employment and Social Security Committee.
Daytime nursing centre for the elderly opened today in Mogilev. It is situated at “The centre of social service for population of Leninski district of Mogilev city”.
A system of special cards for pensioners has been introduced at the largest shops of the regional centre. To join “Loyalnost” action a pensioner should show his / her pension certification and process necessary documents. Thus, a pensioner gets opportunity to save about 3% of a purchase cost.
On November 24, representatives of Ministry of Labour and Social Protection, Belteleradiocompany, and “Narodnaya Gazeta” will a hold meeting with citizens of Belynichi, Krugloe, Shklov districts dedicated to statutory exposition of the problem of employment and pension provision. The meeting will be held at Belynichi district executive committee.
Mogilev has the only pensioners’ physical training group in Belarus. The group “Zdorovye” is headed by a seventy-year-old instructor. The members of the group are well trained and are able to achieve a lot.
By October, 3 163,000 unemployed pensioners and welfare recipients (over 98%) got financial aid of Вr500, 000. The information is provided by Svetlana Tarasenko, the head of the Committee for Labour, Employment and Social Security.