Every Child Should See the Sun Project
I- General Information:
1- Beneficiary's name
Communal institution "Chernihiv Training and Rehabilitation Center" of Chernihiv Regional Council, founded in the year 1957.
2- Year of foundation:
3- Number of Employees:
The school has 58 educators, 32 technical staff, 1 ophthalmologist, 1 pediatrician and 1 nurse.
4- Number of pupils:
131 Child; 5 totally blind, 105 children with visual impairment, 19 children with cerebral palsy and 2 blind deaf.
5- Research Objectives:
Education, upbringing and rehabilitation of children with special educational needs caused by developmental defects.
14034, Ukraine, Chernihiv region, city of Chernihiv, street 1April, 56
7- Contact Infromation:
Tel.: +38 (04622) 3-42-12
Fax: +38 (04622) 3-42-12
8- Responsible person:
Zhitnyak Olena Vasylivna - director of the communal institution "Chernihiv Training and Rehabilitation Center" of the Chernihiv Regional Council
9- Financial and technical assistance from foreign governments, international or non-governmental organizations:
ProForKids (Foundation Humanitarian Projects for children in Ukraine), financial assistance for ongoing repairs in school premises (2014-2015).
1- Name of the project:
"Every child should see the sun"
Ukraine, Chernihiv region, city of Chernihiv, street 1April, 56.
3- Tasks of the project:
In order to develop and improve the organization of ophthalmic care for the visually impaired children, the project "Every child should see the sun" is being implemented for the improvement and maintenance of visual functions, prevention of blindness and disability. The objectives of the project are: the purchase of ophthalmic equipment and diagnostic and medical computer programs to provide the necessary modern level of medical assistance on the use of the latest standards and technologies for the treatment of visual impairment and vision correction in a training and rehabilitation center.