Within the scope of the winter winter supports initiated in line with the social municipality understanding of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Tunç Soyer, 24,4 million liras were donated for all basic needs from food to shelter, from clothing to heating. Stating that they started to receive applications via bizizmir.com as well as the Winter Winter Support Line, Mayor Soyer said, “As İzmir Metropolitan Municipality, we will continue to be with all our fellow citizens who need them in these days when we are having difficult economic times, as we did yesterday.”
In line with the social municipality understanding of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Tunç Soyer, within the scope of the black winter supports initiated due to the increasingly difficult living conditions, from the beginning of November until today, 24 million 421 thousand households in Izmir have been providing all basic needs from food to shelter, from clothing to heating. pounds of aid was given. Izmir Metropolitan Municipality teams, responding one by one to the calls coming through the "Mild Winter Support Line" opened by the Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, numbered 444 40 35, mobilized to fulfill the demands in a short time. In order to respond quickly to requests for assistance, the Metropolitan started to receive "Mid Winter Support" applications via bizizmir.com as well as the support line.
Mid-Winter Support Application Form
There are 6 options in the "Mild Winter Support Package": cash aid, basic food demand, clothing aid, fuel, goods, diapers and food. Citizens who request assistance can apply through bizizmir.com. You can choose one or more of the help topics in the Mid-Winter Support Application Form. Thus, citizens' support is not limited to a single option.
We are with you
İzmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Tunç Soyer stated that they will continue to stand by all the citizens in need in these days when the effects of the deepening economic crisis in the country are felt intensely, and said, “How we survived the difficult days, earthquake, pandemic, flood disaster, together with solidarity, with our understanding of crisis municipality. All our families in need on cold winter days will see our Metropolitan teams at their doors. We are with you and we will continue to be with you.”
All needs are met
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality has distributed food packages to 17 thousand 630 households from the beginning of November, within the scope of the Winter Winter Support, and 5 million 815 thousand liras of cash support has been provided to 8 thousand 488 households. 804 hygiene packages, 406 packages of baby diapers, 7 thousand 366 blankets and quilts, 99 stoves, 648 electric heaters, 400 sacks of fuel were also distributed. 704 thousand 31 pieces of clothing and 766 toys for children were given to 269 households via Bizİzmir Clothing Point and Clothing Bus serving in Üçyol.
Hot food and shelter
Through Solidarity Points, hot meals, food, breakfast, pita and soup for 415 people were served to public-owned private education and boarding institutions and those in need. 20 thousand boots and coats, 4 thousand 20 celiac and phenylketonuri food parcels were delivered to primary and secondary school students in need. 658 citizens benefited from the hammam service, 64 citizens stayed in the hotel rented by the Izmir Metropolitan Municipality in the Basmane region. 92 household items were given to 386 households. Together with the cash aid, the cost of all these supports was 24 million 421 thousand liras.
125 million lira resource allocated
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality will make a total of 2021 million lira social assistance during the winter months covering the years 2022-125. Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu, Chairman of the Republican People's Party, emphasized the importance of CHP municipalities to support citizens during the winter months.