“Vostok-SOS” is an Internet platform for helping people fleeing from Eastern part of Ukraine. Leaving the anti-terrorist operation zone, they become internally displaced people and need help. “Vostok-SOS” lawyers have completed a special road map for IDPs who want to receive financial aid with detailed explanations of the whole procedure.
The Law guarantees financial help for Crimean IDPs. This Law was voted on 1 October 2014. Human rights defenders are now helping spreading information about financial aid available for registered IDPs.
The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine published procedures for obtaining financial aid. An example shows how a family can request such aid. The sum of financial aid depends on the size of the family. Special Internet site explains all the steps of the procedure: where to go, what documents are needed, who can request financial aid etc. People can also download the request form to be completed and sent to State administrations.
For additional questions, online contacts are provided.