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Closing Krushari

Short film (4 minutes) highlighting Lumos' work in closing down the Krushari institution: This was the most notorious and largest state institution in Bulgaria for children with severe and complex disabilities. The film gives insight in to what life was like for young people living in the institution and revisits some of Krushari's residents in their new home. In December 2015 the last young person left Krushari, and the institution was closed, for good. The film also shows children being moved to better quality small group homes.

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