208 warming up centers operate in Dnepropetrovsk region
According to the press service of Dnepropetrovsk Regional State Administration with the reference to the governor Dmitriy Kolesnikov, due to difficult weather conditions 208 warming up centers were opened in Dnepropetrovsk region.
According to the official, socially vulnerable categories of residents of the region may not only warm up, but also eat, as well as obtain necessary medical assistance in the warming up centers. All of the centers are provided with the necessary first aid kits.
As a whole, almost 1,500 people used the services of the warming up centers since they were opened.
Moreover, 29 social patrols work at the territory of the region, which inform people about the work of warming up centers, identify the victims of exposure in the streets and transported them to the hospitals. In addition, the social patrol provides homeless people with warm clothes and food.