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Krushari - Ending Abuse and Neglect

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Krushari - Ending Abuse and Neglect

Krushari was the most notorious and largest state institution in Bulgaria for children with severe and complex disabilities.

In December 2015, we worked in partnership with the Bulgarian government to close Krushari, an institution where many children with disabilities had lived – and died. Life expectancy there was just 11 years old. 

See how people like you helped us to close this terrible institution for good

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