Zehra Zümrüt Selçuk, Minister of Family, Labor and Social Services, announced that a total of 5 million TL will be paid to approximately 157 thousand people in need with 90,1 cash social support programs.
Minister Selçuk stated that social assistance payments for needy military families and children, widowed women, those with chronic illnesses and orphans / orphans for August will start as of 24 August.
Support for Families of Soldiers in Need
Making a statement regarding the details of the social assistance provided, Minister Selçuk stated that they support the families of the needy soldiers and soldiers who carry out compulsory military service, 400 TL per month, 2 TL for 800-month periods, and said that they will deposit 24 million in the account of the owners of 16,9 thousand families.
284 Thousand TL Support for Children of Soldiers
Reminding that they increased the monthly payment amount by 50 percent from 100 TL to 150 TL within the scope of the Aid Program for the Children of Needy Soldiers, Minister Selçuk said, “We make regular cash aid of 2 TL in 300-month periods. In this context, we will make a payment of 1.200 thousand TL to 284 needy this month. " gave the information.
89 Million Support for 57,8 Thousand Women in Need
Minister Selçuk stated that they are with the needy woman whose husband died and said, "We will provide support to 89 thousand women in need with a total of 57,8 million TL." he spoke.
We Will Pay 11,6 Million TL For Needy Orphans and Orphans
Stating that they support 18 TL per month for children under the age of 150 whose mother, father or both have died, Minister Selçuk noted that they will deposit a total of 39 million TL in the accounts of 11,6 thousand people.
2.192 Million TL Assistance for 3,3 People in Need with Chronic Disease
Underlining that they also provide cash aid to those with chronic diseases, Selçuk said, "We will support 2 million TL to more than 3,3 thousand needy people." he spoke.
Minister Selçuk said that Chronic Disease Aid payments will be made as of August 25, 2020, and other payments will be made between 24-28 August 2020.