Leyla Aliyeva visits boarding schools

By: Nigar Orujova

Vice-President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, Leyla Aliyeva visited several boarding schools in Baku on the eve of Novruz Holiday.

Aliyeva first visited Special Boarding School No. 3 in Shagan, Khazar district of Baku. She viewed an exhibition of children’s handicrafts there, and toured the boarding school.

The boarding house, which trains and educates 168 children, was reconstructed in the framework of the “Development of orphanages and boarding schools” project of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation.

Later, Leyla Aliyeva visited the Rehabilitation Centre for Children with Down Syndrome, which created to meet children’ special needs and requirements in the Nizami district. Aliyeva watched a dance performance by “Dajallar” theater organized by the Down Syndrome Association.

She also visited the Children’s Psycho-Neurological Center in the Narimanov district where she attended a series of events organized for the children.

Leyla Aliyeva also visited kindergarten No. 1 in the Nasimi district. The facility caters for 52 children under the age of 4. The kindergarten was built according to modern specifications as to offer children the best possible care.

Children received gifts from the Heydar Aliyev Foundation.

SOURCE: Azer News