Disabled Residents Of Krachi West District Gets Christmas Gift From Disability Common Fund
A total of 119 Persons with Disabilities (PwDs) in the Krachi West district of the Oti Region have received equipment worth thousands of cedis.
The equipment was secured from the District’s share of the Disability Common Fund, aimed at eradicating neediness among such persons, generally the individuals who are captured under informal work in the district.
Equipping PwDs shaped part of the public authority’s social intervention programs to advance the welfare and give job occasions to them instead of physical cash that they used to be given.
The beneficiaries at a concise service held at the Assembly on Wednesday, 2 December 2020, received various things including profound coolers, assorted arrangements, popcorn machines, shoe sewing machine, barbering among the rest to help an income generating activities for them.
Speaking at the occasion, the District Chief Executive (DCE) for the Krachi West, Osei-Nti Douglas said the chose beneficiaries were carefully shortlisted and interviewed by the Social Welfare department of the assembly and that there is nobody who is expected the open door was forgotten about.
He encouraged the various beneficiaries to make positive utilization of the things this to realize the aim of supporting them with the equipment instead of cash, adding that nobody should sell the thing.
Mr. Osei-Nti anyway noticed that, another arrangement of shortlisted persons will be given their share of the equipment before the Christmas.