The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine simplified the provision of state social assistance to Ukraine during the quarantine.
This was announced by the Ukrainian Ministry of Digital Transformation on its Telegram channel.
“The government is simplifying the provision of state social assistance during quarantine. The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine adopted an appropriate resolution on April 8. The Ukrainian Ministry of Digital Transformation supports the measures of the Ukrainian Ministry of Social Policy, which offers the possibility of receiving help without leaving the home, “the statement said.
The document states that state social assistance, which had been previously designated, will be paid for a full month without asking government agencies, and the deadline for applying for state aid will be extended for a period of quarantine and 1 month after its completion.
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In addition, the payment of state social assistance to people with disabilities from childhood and children with disabilities, people not eligible for retirement, does not stop until the end of the quarantine if they miss the review period.
“The social protection authority recalculates the social assistance paid within one month after the end of the quarantine.
– If the amount of aid received was lower, an additional payment of the difference is made;
“If the right to receive benefits is not confirmed or if the amount of assistance received was greater, a difference (not more than 20% of the amount) will be invoiced in the month following the end of the quarantine”, said the ministry.
The Ministry of Finance noted that the application and documents for the appointment of public social assistance can be sent by mail.
“If the circumstances affecting the determination of the right and the amount of the aid change, it is necessary to inform the social protection agency by mail, electronic contact or telephone,” added the ministry.
As noted, at the time of quarantine to register the unemployed can be remote.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru