In Zaporozhye are two cars that will perform the functions of a social taxi
To use the services of the social taxi can children with disabilities from different districts of Zaporizhia. In total, the city will run two cars with all necessary equipment. Call his parents in order to go with the child to the hospital to visit some cultural event or elementary – to go to visit relatives. Limit travel 100 kilometers. It is expected that children will carry within the city.
Note that the function of social taxi while rests on two vehicles, which had also catered to children with disabilities. For example, were taken to medical facilities. Now the list of their services will be significantly expanded.
We placed an ad on the work of a social taxi at various hospitals and clinics in the city so that people could see this opportunity, – said the Director of the territorial center of social service of Marina Barinas. I know that many families need such a function. To do this, parents must contact us at the address of Record, 9a (or at the territorial offices), fill out an application, provide proof of the child’s condition and the individual rehabilitation program. This will allow us to take into account the child’s condition and be aware of his basic needs.
The handle is better for a few days before the scheduled trip. We determine the arrival time of the car and the address, and then the time when the child should be taken away. While priority will be given to children with diseases of the musculoskeletal system, which is difficult in General to use alternative modes of transport. They need a special lift, which our cars are equipped.
Go in person to fill out the application once, then the data of the child will make to the system and to call a taxi to your address just by phone.
Machines can be more
Today in the territorial center of social service visited the Deputy mayor Anatoliy Pustovarov. He became acquainted with the work of the centre and the basic needs for future program implementation.
-While this program will run two cars, but we will be able to track the real situation and understand the need of machines, – said Anatoly Ivanovich. – Recently, the center introduced the position of a Manager who will take calls from parents to advise and to schedule trips. I think that within two months the taxi will operate in the test mode, and then we will analyze and consider providing additional transport.
In Zaporozhye on the record is more than three thousand families who are raising children with disabilities.
For more information on call taxi can be obtained at tel: (0612)707-51-62.