PROVIDING FOR THE NEEDY
Sergiu is 45 years old and mentally ill since childhood. Since his parents died, there is no one to take care of him. He lives on a pension of 700 lei monthly (about AU$35), and irregular income from occasional work. He has been a beneficiary of our canteen recipient for seven years.
Andrei is 55 years old. He lost his hand in an accident, and is retired due to his poor health. He has been a beneficiary of our canteen for five years. When the weather is warm, he keeps busy by catching fish in the Prut River, which he sells. He has had periods of alcohol abuse, and periods when he has lead a more healthy life.