Special children and adults without family support: present and future

I.V. Larikova, Board member, coordinator of the legal panel of “Center for Curative Pedagogics”, Regional charity organization, PhD in Engineering

Abstract. The article is devoted to the issue of normalization special children’s life in foster houses for mentally handicapped children, protection of interests of people from psychoneurological care houses, organization of services for rights’ protection of people from psychiatric hospitals, and necessary legislative amendments.

Key words: special children and parents, incapacity, care houses, foster care, government establishment, UN Convention, volunteers.