Wilson Lima reinforces commitment to social inclusion during delivery 250 universal wheelchairs

Governador também participou da entrega de mais de R$ 600 mil em equipamentos e veículos para entidades sociais.
24/01/2020 16h04 - Updated 24/01/2020 17h11

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The governor of Amazonas, Wilson Lima, participated, this Friday (24/01), delivery 250 universal wheelchairs to families enrolled in the Core Person with Disabilities, the Secretary of State for Justice, Human Rights and Citizenship (Sejusc). During the action, held at the Community Center Family Father Pedro Vignola, north of Manaus, as part of the "in January + Inclusion", They were also delivered over $ R 600 thousand in equipment and vehicles for five Civil Society Organizations (OSCs), through the Social Promotion Fund and Poverty Eradication (FPS).

In ceremony for wheelchairs, Wilson Lima reaffirmed the commitment of the State Government with the issues related to social inclusion. "Many who were received here a long time waiting for a wheelchair, so I could have a little more quality of life. This agenda of inclusion we have placed a priority. We understand the difficulty not only those people who have limitations, but also that families face in order to touch the day-to-day. My coming here is a testament to the commitment we have with the inclusion ", He stressed the governor.

Were delivered, still, more than R $ 600 thousand in equipment and vehicles to five social institutions, through a partnership with the FPS. "Virtually 100% from them (social institutions) They work with the help of volunteer services and also government. Last year, our notice was of R $ 5 million to these institutions, 25% more than the year 2018, as evidence of this commitment that we have with those people who have some sort of limitation ", said Wilson Lima.

He pointed out that the State Government is seeking ways to enlarge our performance in social projects that benefit the population. "I'm talking to disabled athletes, so that we can also help them. There is a great deficiency in this matter of community projects, as what was presented here, which is jiu-jitsu, for example. So we're walking to find ways to qualify these people ", said the governor.

Improvement of life
The receipt of wheel chairs mark a new moment for the beneficiaries. "Gaining a modern chair, It will help me a lot, because I am a very active wheelchair, I go out on a daily basis, catch the bus, I walk alone in the chair by city, then it is a chair that will take a leap in every way. I can only thank God very much, the governor and all they are doing this part of inclusion ", Mendes said Cleyton, benefited from one of the chairs.

For Adonijah Cardoso, 58, who spends most of the day in the wheelchair, improving means, also, comfort reflecting on health. "Thanks for the chair, it is very comfortable. Better than my, all that was hard. I feel happy as well ", he said.

The holder of Sejusc, Caroline Braz, assessed the importance of attention paid to the Person with Disabilities Center. "A delivery of this volume 250 cadeiras é algo histórico no Estado do Amazonas, mostrando o compromisso de trazer maior dignidade e transformação para as pessoas com deficiência. Quero muito agradecer todos os atletas que vieram fazer essa apresentação. É nesse momento que nós percebemos o quanto vocês são guerreiros, pois mostram que quando a gente quer, a gente luta e consegue”, considered.

Associações
As Organizações da Sociedade Civil (OSCs) contempladas na ação desta sexta-feira (24/01) foram a Associação Educacional Beneficente Pão da Vida (NACER), a Sociedade São Vicente de Paulo Casa do Idoso, o Instituto Transformando Vidas, a Associação Mãos Amigas Fortalecendo a Família e o Instituto Jovens do Futuro.

“O Fundo de Promoção Social tem a honra de estar entregando para essas instituições veículos e equipamentos de consumo e permanentes, que vão melhorar o trabalho que eles oferecem a toda a sociedade amazonense, assim como levar mais segurança para as pessoas que são atendidas”, salientou a secretária executiva do FPS, Kathelen dos Santos.

Entre os equipamentos entregues estão dois veículos tipo van, um veículo tipo minivan, um veículo utilitário tipo pick-up, equipamentos como fogões industriais, pans, botija de gás p45, regulador de gás, liquidificadores industriais, tables, máquina masseira, máquina empanadeira, bebedouro, fritadeira industrial, freezer, computer equipment, materiais de mídia (TV, microfone sem fio, speaker), móveis e modulados.

“Esse veículo vai servir para a gente levar o idoso no médico, para marcar consulta, vai servir, also, to take the elderly to receive your benefit and for our residents to visit relatives. I want to thank from the heart the State Government for the partnership, It is the second vehicle we receive, It is a very important partnership and, we, philanthropic institution, we need this partnership ", noted Joao, President of the Elderly House.

Citizenship
The featured event, still, with health and citizenship services, as registrations for the issuance of intercity and interstate passes, Register of Persons with Disabilities in the System Sejusc, emissão de 1ª e 2ª via de RG, cinoterapia, orientações jurídicas da Defensoria Pública e sobre o acesso aos benefícios sociais. Besides that, houve apresentação da Orquestra Popular do Abrigo Moacyr Alves e jogo de basquete com paratletas.

In the health area, foram disponibilizados atendimentos de enfermagem, aferição de pressão e glicemia, palestras sobre higiene pessoal voltadas para as pessoas com deficiência e o circuito motoratividade terapêutica que estimula a coordenação motora em crianças com deficiência.


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