Yevpatoria is known as a resort and children’s sanatorium. The city is very popular also for old and disabled people due to the faborable climate. Moreover, there is a state orphanage for such people. The orphanage’s history starts in 1911 when by means of a public figure S.I.Duvan was built an almshouse. In 1848 there was opened a new building that currently works. Right now there are 150 people living in this orphanage. Most of the residents will stay here till the rest of their lives.