National Rehabilitation Centre Vaivari
The First Lady of Latvia Mrs Iveta Vējone visited the National Rehabilitation Centre (NRC) Vaivari on Thursday, December 3, where she was acquainted with rehabilitation programs for children and teenagers. During the meeting with the management of NRC Vaivari and the management of its Development Fund, the First Lady of Latvia agreed to become a patroness of the projects for children and youngsters of the Development Fund of NRC Vaivari.
During the event, the project “Establishment of the Playground for Children with functional disorders” was presented, in the framework of which construction would be started next year.
"I am happy for the opportunity to be with you in Vaivari today and get acquainted with the operation, medical staff, and patients of the Centre. The idea of the playground adapted for children with functional disorders is very commendable and encouraged, as it helps to diversify the rehabilitation process. While playing, children can forget about their illness for a moment and feel happy. Children’s playground will both a place for playing and a place to socialize, develop, and acquire new skills. I would like to thank NRC Vaivari and its Development Fund for this idea! I call for the public to listen, hear, and support this project,” said Iveta Vējone.
During the visit, the First Lady of Latvia Mrs Iveta Vējone acquainted with the operation of National Rehabilitation Centre and its Development Fund, discussed the most urgent problems and solutions for full-fledged inclusion of children and youngsters with functional disabilities in everyday life.