In Russia there will be a social taxi service for seniors


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In Chelyabinsk region the residents of all rural areas can use social taxi, to visit public health facilities. This was announced by first Vice-Governor Irina Hecht, reports “БФМ74”.

In her words, to run a social taxi will be purchased 23 cars which in the future will give six regional centers of social services. The service will be available to local residents older in 2020.

Funds for the organization of such transportations are part of the national project “Demography”. The objectives of the project are to reduce mortality rate, ensuring more education of citizens approaching retirement age, and to increase the availability of preschool education. It was designed in the years 2019-2024 and includes five national projects: “Financial support for families with children”, “Promotion of women’s employment”, “Senior citizens”, “Strengthening public health”, “Sport — way of life.” The total budget for the next six years will amount to 3.1 trillion rubles.

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