Mercy House

Mission

To promote inclusion of disabled young people from children's homes and boarding-schools into society; to develop their social skills and motivation for independent life and education.

Target (social) group

Children's homes and special schools leavers - people with intellectual disabilities after coming of age.

Our Team

  • Tatjana Bražnika - Chairperson of the Board
  • Anna Bražnika Židkova - Board Member
  • Ina Moroza - Catering Service Manager

Short History of Development

  • 1995.gads - foundation of the Alternative Care Center Žēlsirdības māja;
  • 2001.gads - the Center is registered as a non-governmental organization;
  • 2005.gads - the Center is registered as a foundation;
  • 2005.gads - the Center is registered as a closed catering enterprise in the Food and Veterinary Service;
  • 2006.gads - the Center acquires the status of a non-profit-making organization;
  • 2009.gads - the Center is registered as a social service group house (apartment) in the Social Services Register of the Ministry of Welfare.