Home of Co-habitation

According to Svetlana Norik, Head of the Labour, Employment and Social Welfare Department of the Smorgon District Executive Committee, the first cohabitation home for lonesome elderly people in Smorgon district, Grodno region.

To create the Home, the empty building of the former village council in was reconstructed. Ten lonesome people from remote farmsteads were invited to settle there, all of them were at declining years though able to serve themselves. The settlers will lead the usual way of life, dispose of their own money, but will be saved from loneliness.
 
Sofia Non-Governmental Organization helped to buy furniture and equipment.
 
As of today, as many as 724 lonesome pensioners reside in Smorgon district.