The experience we’ve gathered over the years has taught us that the provision of nutrition, stable homes and parenthood, health, and education are the foundations for any prosperous community. Today, our foundation is refocusing the knowledge accumulated in Asia by expanding into Russia and Australia.

The experience we’ve gathered over the years has taught us that the provision of nutrition, stable homes and parenthood, health, and education are the foundations for any prosperous community. Today, our foundation is refocusing the knowledge accumulated in Asia by expanding into Russia and Australia.

Projects

Project «Zaluzie»

 

With support from CSS Foundation in the region of Pskov houses were built for independent living of graduates of boarding school for disadvantaged children.

Inclusive programs

 

CSS has fulfilled more then one project with the center. In 2019 and 2020 we supported inclusive programs including a socializing project for children of different ages.

Additionally, in 2019 we provided help holding a conference; “Psychological help for families raising children with developmental issues: establishing supportive relationship”.

Last, but not least, in 2020 we launched project “Patronus”. The goal of the project is providing legal support to families raising children with different forms of disabilities.

Project «PROFI»

 

In the context of the project “Vverh” (“Up”), participants find out more about different professions, figure out their interests and strong suits, try using their knowledge and experience in searching for job opportunities.
This year 102 students participated in project “PROFI”. Of which:
13 students passed their interviews;
13 students did an internship;
11 students found temporary jobs;
8 students found a permanent job.

 

Project «Distance learning»

 

The project was created for young adults – children that lived or are still living in orphanages all around Russia, children that would like to receive or improve their education but due to different circumstances do not have that opportunity.

Teachers at learning center ”Vverh” give lessons in key school subjects distantly via skype, help children prepare for and pass school exams, help improve knowledge in different subjects in order to move on to the next step in their education process without losing motivation and interest for learning.

Project «Recourse center»

 

This project of Foundation “Bolshaya Peremena” (“Big Change”) is aimed at sharing long-term experiences in working with people out of orphanages and Psychoneurological Dispensaries. Along with that they prepare methodologists that use unique instruments of the Foundation in their work with children in different parts of the country.

Project “Recourse Center” is relevant for scientists, teachers, social workers, foster parents, volunteers and many others.

Project «Supporting Talent with CSS»

 

The goal of the project is helping talented and diligent graduates from poorer families get into the university of their dreams, successfully study there, learning foreign languages.

Within the program “Supporting Talent with CSS”, while studying in 11th grade, winners of the contest from different regions of Russia will receive free access to the best online courses.

Project «Umka online»

 

Inclusive center of childhood and family “Umka”, located in the city of Chkalovsk (Nizegorodskaya region), with the help from CSS shifted to online practice.

Yoga, preparation for school, Lego-construction, speech and psychological therapies are all available for children without having to leave their homes.

Educational books for kids

 

With support from CSS preparations began in 2020 for a series of books for children with mental disabilities called: “I am not afraid of growing up”.
These books will inform and support children, young adults and their parent about their own boundaries, puberty, sexually maturing, sexual competence and prevention of sexual violence.

Child Camp

 

Charity program development center “Kray Miloserdiya” (”Region of Mercy”) and CSS Foundation organized a family inclusive camp for children with mental disabilities located on the Black Sea seaside.
Project activities were aimed on rehabilitation of children, raising the social interaction among children and adults by performing intensive courses using special methodic that takes into consideration the abilities and recourses of each child.