Bishkek, Feb. 9, 2018. /Kabar/. As of January 1, 2018, there are 9,555 children registered, who are in a difficult life situation. This figure was announced today at an expanded meeting of the collegium of the Bishkek Mayor’s Office.
In 2017 at the expense of the local budget, targeted assistance was provided to 86.5 thousand people for the amount of 185 million soms.
The report on the development of the social sphere in Bishkek indicated that the Center for Assistance to Children Affected by Violence or Abuse had provided 50 legal aid services in the past year, consultations were held for 65 people, psychological counseling was provided for 410 people, helpline received 297 calls.