Family, Labor and Social Services Minister Zehra Zümrüt Selçuk announced that the disabled people who benefit from home care assistance and disability pensions will be considered valid until a second announcement in order not to suffer if the reporting period ends.
the new type of coronavirus scope of the measures taken against the measures taken to ensure citizens to stay away from crowded places as possible affect Turkey also stressed that continued Selcuk; “Those who benefit from disability pensions with home care assistance have to periodically update their reports of the Disabled Health Board. In order to prevent our disabled people from being victimized due to expired reports, we announced that we postponed the obligation to renew the reports until the beginning of June. We decided that our disabled people whose expiration period expired on 01.01.2020 and afterwards should not be directed to hospitals in order to renew the report until a second announcement and the services should be continued with their current reports. ”
521 thousand people from home care to help the disabled in Turkey, 720 thousand people with disabilities also benefit from the pension.