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2 Feb 2019

Humanitarian project in Vitebsk

Humanitarian project in Vitebsk

Project name: Family Wellbeing Center INSIGHT

Implementation period: 2019–2021

Applicant: State institution “Territorial Social Services Center of Oktyabrsky District of Vitebsk”

Project objectives: Strengthening the institution of the family, improving the quality of life of different types of families, preventing child abandonment

Project goals:

  • providing consultations and information support, mediation services, psychological support and other types of assistance to families;
  • providing babysitting and nursing services to families;
  • improving the quality of life of different types of families;
  • facilitating social adaptation of age-diverse families;
  • overcoming ‘family crises’;
  • promoting a responsible approach of each family member to their families;
  • promoting a responsible attitude to choosing a partner;
  • recruiting volunteers to work with target groups;
  • raising awareness of issues facing today’s families.

Target groups: people who are about to get married; young families; future parents; families raising children; families bringing up twins, triplets and more children; families with a disabled child; mature families; elderly families; families where one or both spouses have a disability.

Brief description of the project:

In order to set up the Family Wellbeing Center INSIGHT we need:

  • the following facilities: a reception hall with a check room, a mini-bar, a primary admission office, an office for care service providers (nurses and babysitters), a hall for group method techniques,  a hall for training sessions, an art therapy room, a sand therapy room, a lounge, a dry pool, a virtual reality room, a gym, bathrooms (equipped for people with disabilities), a service room;
  • the following personnel: head of the center (one); specialists (3); coordinators (2); nurses and babysitters (5); psychologists (2); auxiliary personnel (2);
  • third-party specialists, including healthcare workers, educators, lawyers, image-makers, service providers, psychologists, as well as world-class professionals specializing in gestalt therapy, NLP practices, psychoanalysis, etc.
  • printed materials, media coverage of the center’s activities and services;
  • training of the center’s personnel in Belarus and abroad.

Total project funding (USD): 463,205

• Donor funds: 463,205
• Co-financing: a separate non-residential premise S=500 m2
Project site: Vitebsk

Contact person:
Tatyana Romashova,
+375 212 36-15-07

Elena Korytko,
Head of the Social Adaptation and Rehabilitation Department
+375 212 63-20-86

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