January 6, 2023, 04:03 PM – Public News Service – OSN

The Social Fund of Russia agreed payment unified benefits parents of 80 thousand children under the age of 17 in the Russian Federation. This was reported on the Foundation’s website.

Payments are expected to start coming next week. In total, the Social Fund received 670,000 relevant applications. They can be issued using the portal of public services. In addition, from January 4, applications are also accepted by the fund’s client services.

It is clarified that the funds will be credited to the bank account that was indicated when making payments. In addition, 1.5 thousand pregnant women can count on financial support, in respect of which positive decisions were also made.

The Social Fund recalled that the new allowance was approved in order to replace the five measures of social support for needy families.

Earlier it was reported that Larisa Sorokina, a researcher at the PFUR Faculty of Economics, told how to get a universal allowance for families with children and pregnant women this year.

The expert clarified that those families whose average per capita income in the family does not exceed the subsistence level of the region are eligible for payments.

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