P3/Strat. No.17: The Provision of COVID-19 Cash Top-Up to Households With Marginalized Persons and Persons Living With Disability Cash Transfers.
Guidelines and Criteria
To support household expenditure with persons living with disabilities and marginalized persons to defray COVID-19 related increased cost.
Top up cash transfer amount to households with disabilities and marginalized persons.
Increase the Child Disability Grant from $200 to $300
Increase the Foster Care Grant from $200 to $300; and Increase the transfer from $100 to $200 for persons living with HIV
An automatic increase in transfer amount would apply once the intervention is approved.
Ministry of Equity, Social Justice, Empowerment and Local Government
Households with persons living with disabilities and marginalized persons.
[September 30, 2020]
The current initiatives to stimulate the economy are on-going. The private sector businesses have displayed immense interest in what is being offered and have taken every opportunity to work with the respective implementing agencies.