In term from December, 5, charity event called «On a par» would take place in Dnipro. It is aimed to attract attention to needs of people with disabilities.
Organizer of the event Julia Stasenko underlined that event is planned to hold the event throughout 3 levels.
«We’ve assigned new route of the event. It is directed to allow handicapped people to be implemented into society. The first stage of the action would take place in December, 5. This day we would come to the central square of the city to offer pedestrians to feel in the place of persons with disabilities. Particularly we will suggest everyone to take place in wheelchairs and try to get into different objects of the social infrastructure: cafes, markets, shops. It is of a great necessity to stress that objects are not accessible», - she said.
At the second stage of the action activists plan to organize New Years Eve for people with disabilities. The third stage means creation of Declaration for both owners of institutions and managers agencies with asks to transform objects into more accessible ones.
«It is of a great importance for people with disabilities to feel implemented into society, to have an opportunity to visit cinema cafes, etc.», - Julia Stasenko said.
Representative by Dnipro Youth League (Public organizations for disabled) Julia Okulova informed that nowadays Dnipro’s infrastructure is being locked for people with disabilities.
«Dnipro is almost being inaccessible for people with disabilities. First of all we are talking about pharmacies and transport. It is obvious our city needs much more low-floor vehicles. Speaking about cinemas it is necessary to mention that these are not equipped with elevator», - she said.