In 2015, construction work began on the territory of the home "Sahovat" in Syrdarya region, 8.4 bln soum was allocated to address financial problems of the institution.
In 2015, the amount of funds allocated from the state budget to provide people with disabilities with free of charge orthopedic products, technical aids and rehabilitation amounted to 2.4 billion soums.
The total of 2.2 trillion soum (more than $ 225 million) was spent on the implementation of programs envisaged in the State Program "Year of care for the senior generation".
The government has launched projects of improvement of the care for pensioners and disabled people. New pensions and rest homes with increased comfort for the elderly will appear to help existing institutions.
Realization of regional programs to improve the living conditions of veterans of war and labor front of 1941-1945, as well as lonely people and the elderly in need of social support has been started. Its implementation will take two years.
It is noteworthy that the mechanism of free provision of veterans of war 1941-1945 and the elderly was improved within the main social program.
All residents of the Republican assisted living residence of war and labor veterans are socially secured. However, benefactors play important role in their well-being as well.
The Ministry of Labor and Social Security of the Population continues to work to improve the targeted service of lonely elderly people, pensioners and people with disabilities within the framework of the State Program “Year of attention and care for the senior generation”.
Within the State Program ‘Year of Attention and Care for the Senior Generation’ the benefactors have enlarged the size of assistance to residents of Muruvvat and Sahovat nursing homes.
Nearly eight million soums have been directed to support three folklore-ethnographic ensembles within the main social program of the year.
A set of measures gets implemented in the country as part of the main social program to improve the accessibility of older people to quality health care.
In the ‘Year of Attention and Care for the Senior Generation’, provision of the disabled and the elderly, with auxiliary and technical means of rehabilitation has been increased.
The Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of Population representatives d do quarterly rounds in communities to determine old, lonely and disabled people in need of social assistance.
Interdepartmental integrated pension system is named ‘Nafaka.’ It was reported, as part of the State program ‘Year of Attention and Care for the Senior Generation’, within 2015-2017 Uzbekistan implements a single interdepartmental pension system that excludes the provision of paper references and documents to get pensions and allowances.
Uzbekistan considers a proposal for the establishment crisis centers of social support at expense of the state budget.