Residents of the Khabarovsky Krai with disabilities, in wheelchairs, can get up to 50 thousand rubles as compensation of expenses for the adaptation of the dwelling to their needs, reports the press service of the regional government. The money will be to widen doorways, remove interior thresholds, install grab bars and door closers, shifting below sockets and switches.
“Last year the special Commission in the areas surveyed housing wheelchair users. The results were compiled acts, which established guidelines for the adaptation of apartments. According to this act, a person applies to the company, specializing in the repair. And after all the work will be done provides the social support centre at the place of residence of the service contract and receipts. Costs compensated within a month”, – informed the head of Department for rehabilitation and social integration of persons with disabilities the Ministry of social protection of the population of Khabarovsk territory Irina Roshchina.
According to Rosenau, the amount of the final payment may be up to 50 thousand rubles, and up to half this amount, you can get in advance. The money in the room, where people with disabilities can widen doorways, remove interior thresholds, install grab bars and door closers, shifting below sockets and switches, to buy a ramp for entrance or balcony doors. Also provides reimbursement for the purchase of stationary and mobile lifts for transplanting from bed to wheelchair and back.
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In a press-service of the Khabarovsk territory said that the measure of social support operates in the region since 2013, during which time it was adapted housing 428 people with disabilities. In 2018 it is planned 87 payments for these purposes and, as stressed in the Ministry of social protection of Khabarovsk Krai, the queue for receiving this compensation is not.