In the Lipetsk region held a gathering for adoptive and foster families

© RIA Novosti / Evgeny to Odinakovymi in footballic. Archival photoIn the Lipetsk region held a gathering for adoptive and foster families© RIA Novosti / Evgeny to Odinakovymi the image Bank

Representatives of forty families in Lipetsk region, which brought more than 100 children take part in the XIII Meeting of adoptive and foster families, which takes place from 11 to 13 July in the village of Nikolskoye of usmansky district, told RIA Novosti the representative of the press service of regional administration.

«The meeting also invited leaders of municipal clubs for foster families, managers and specialists of municipal bodies of guardianship and guardianship, organizations for children-orphans and children left without parental care. Participants work in the busy programme: visit of the enterprises of the district, kids of Technopark «Kvantorium», workshops on making traditional crafts, quests and trainings. For parents working a consulting center, where you can get lawyers, psychologists and government representatives answers to questions. For specialists of the guardianship there will be lectures, workshops and seminars», — said the Agency interlocutor.

In addition, for participants of a meeting organized children’s entertainment programme, football tournament, workshops players of football club «metallurg» and the military-sport club «the REEF», a concert of collectives of usmansky district and visit the gastronomic festival «Festival street» in the village of Nikolskoye.

The press service added that in the regional data Bank on children left without parental care, on July 1, including 296 juveniles, at the time. at the beginning of the year was 310. Only in the Lipetsk region today live 3285 orphans and children left without parental care. Almost all of them raised in families. «The regional government is committed to the strengthening of the family institution, the promotion of traditional values of fatherhood and motherhood, of family device of children-orphans», — told RIA Novosti the head of administration of Lipetsk region Oleg Korolev.