Monday, October 1, 2018
Food cards, disability grants and pensions are set to be increased on the first day of the new year. During the presentation of the 2018-2019 budget, Finance Minister Colm Imbert said food cards will increase by $100. Households with one to three people...
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Monday, August 20, 2018
This year Government plans to increase the number of elders getting grants. The grants enable senior citizens to buy food, medicine and pay transport fares. The grant amount is sh25,000 per month.
The senior citizens grant targeted older persons of 65...
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
As políticas públicas para proteção às famílias e aos indivíduos têm sido fortalecidas em Manaus com a criação de novos Centros de Referência, ampliação de serviços e, principalmente, pela regulamentação do Serviço Único de Assistência Social (SUAS)....
Friday, June 22, 2018
Kolkata: Taking a major step to extend support to farmers, the Mamata Banerjee government has decided to give old age pension to as many as 1 lakh farmers above the age of 60 years. At present, a total of 69,000 aged farmers derive the benefit. But the...
Wednesday, June 6, 2018
THE GOVERNMENT HAS announced that a new social welfare payment comes into effect this week.
The Telephone Support Allowance of €2.50 a week is aimed at people who live alone, and are already in receipt of other social welfare payments.
Saturday, June 2, 2018
President Uhuru Kenyatta on Saturday launched the national payment program to persons above 70 years
Kenyatta said the program is aimed at ensuring that senior citizens, live in dignity by being able to afford some level of financial independence...