Payment of assistance to veterans: the Ministry of Social Policy spoke of the details
04/29.2020 6:50 p.m.
On the eve of the May holidays, more than one million veterans and victims of Nazi persecution will receive cash assistance in the amount of 900 to 4,120 UAH, depending on the category.
This was stated by the Minister of Social Policy, Marina Lazebnaya, during a briefing on Wednesday, reports a correspondent for Ukrinform.
“Each year, on the eve of the May holidays, more than a million war veterans and victims of Nazi persecution receive annual cash assistance until May 5. In 2020, the amount of this assistance will vary from 900 UAH to 4,120 UAH, depending on the category, ”said Lazebnaya.
She said that war veterans of the first disability group will receive 4120 UAH, the second group – 3640 UAH, the third group – 3160 UAH, participants in hostilities – 1390 UAH, people with special services to the homeland – 4120 UAH.
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At the same time, family members of the deceased and the wives (husbands) of disabled persons who died as a result of war, the wives (husbands) of participants who died in hostilities, veterans who are recognized for life as disabled due to general illness, accident at work and other reasons will be paid 900 UAH.
“It was very important to us that people receive this supplement on time. The funds have already been fully transferred to the social welfare authorities of our regions for an amount of 1.3 billion UAH. I know that since yesterday 843,000 pensioners have already received such cash payments, ”added the Ukrainian Minister for Social Policy.
She expressed the hope that over the next two weeks, this program will be fully funded.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru