Disability and Covid-19. Chronicles of quarantine: how we help families with children with disabilities.

Again and again we are trying to brighten up the gray routine of the children with disabilities who are left in double isolation today. To the usual isolation, the personal separation and isolation of the child due to disability, was added a temporary reluctance / inability of the community to get in contact with these children to comply with quarantine …

How to survive in Ukraine in a family where everyone has disabilities? History Lyubov.

– Frankly, our family – in fact – is 100% people with disabilities … What is there to hide? Raising children is always a challenge – I know it from communicating with other mothers like me, – it is much harder if the child is disabled.
Yes, we (Alex and I) are working. Alex, despite the fact that he does not have one leg, has a furniture repair business. However, we cannot cover all expenses associated with the rehabilitation of the child with our income, which makes us dependent on help…

A meeting for parents of disabled children and volunteers of “Salim” foundation

We have bought a piece of land in Makariv town (Kyiv area) and we are in the process of getting a permission for building a rehabilitation center for disabled children. We are also preparing an architectural project.

Hovever, it does not distract us from fulfiling the main task of the foundation — to help disabled kids. Which is why we are organising a meeting on 27 October 2018.