Five people from North China's Shanxi province were included in the list of national expert individuals in elderly services, which was released by the Ministry of Civil Affairs on Nov 18.
In Datong city in North China's Shanxi province, a remote mountain village called Sancha has become famous for its title of "Chinese Foster Mother Village".
The introduction of a series of special community children's homes has brought joy, solace, security and compassion to hundreds of left-behind children in Wenxi county, North China's Shanxi province.
Daning Happiness School in Daning county, North China's Shanxi province, focuses on caring for local left-behind children.
There are many children like Xiaoyang, with mental or physical health problems, enjoying happy and meaningful school time due to Yangcheng Special Education School's efforts.
Universal healthcare, compulsory education and financial assistance for vulnerable people contribute to improve locals' life satisfaction in Shanxi.
Shanxi province has achieved strong progress in civil affairs from 2012 to 2022.