The Chair of the Faction Georgian Dream, Mamuka Mdinaradze and the Faction members met with the founder and president of Give and Hour organization and the president of Allied Forces Foundations.
The parties discussed establishment of rehabilitation services for the soldiers injured upon military actions and their mental support. As noted, the organization cooperates with the experienced specialists and organizes mental rehabilitation process facilitating the injured soldiers to re-socialization.
“When we deal with our soldiers injured in various wars and missions, their mental support is an important component and the organization composed of the experienced specialists provides such services. Application of their services in Georgia and realization of their competence facilitates to mental rehabilitation of our army”, - M. Mdinaradze stated.
He thanked the Defense Ministry for interest in this sphere and attention towards the soldiers.
The meeting was attended by the Faction members, Sofo Kiladze, Irakli Sesiashvili and Rati Ionatamashvili.
According to R. Ionatamashvili, support of mental rehabilitation is important as for the soldiers themselves so for their families.
“The world community actively supports us in rehabilitation of the soldiers injured in the peacekeeping mission. The soldiers pass the treatment in the leading European and American hospitals, though back in Georgia they encounter some impediments, such are non-adapted environmental stereotypes and stigma towards the persons with disabilities. These impediments shall be eliminated and the mental support of the soldiers is the first stage in this process”, - he stated.