Serik Shapkenov met people with disabilities
Today Akim of Atyrau region Serik Shapkenov met with people with special needs, the press service of the regional akim reports.
The event was attended by people with disabilities and representatives of government agencies.
During the meeting, the issue of providing housing for citizens with disabilities, the appointment of disability benefits, the allocation of quotas for treatment and visits to rehabilitation centers, the creation of convenient conditions for traveling by public transport, and the preferential purchase of necessary medicines were discussed. The participants asked to create a comfortable environment for the life of the disabled.
- Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev stressed: “An important issue for all of us is the creation of the most favorable conditions for people with disabilities.” One of the priority areas of social policy in our country is to solve the accumulated problems of people with disabilities, improve their position in society, - said Serik Shapkenov, akim of the region.
Following the meeting, the head of the region gave specific instructions to responsible persons. Measures to increase the economic activity of people with disabilities were also discussed.
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