One of the benefits paid to Poles will soon go up. How much will it increase
How much will the nursing benefit be in 2023?
According to the portal “Gazeta”, in 2023 people receiving a nursing benefit will receive more money. At the moment it is PLN 2119, after the new year it will be indexed. How much will the nursing benefit be after the changes?
Who is the care benefit for?
The care benefit can be used by carers of children with disabilities who have resigned from paid work to focus on care. This year, the benefit was paid in the amount of PLN 2,119 per month.
The nursing benefit is indexed every year. In 2023, its valorization rate will be 15.94 percent. This means that after the New Year its amount will increase to PLN 2,456.76. This amount will be credited to the accounts of guardians of children with disabilities throughout 2023.
This benefit will not be subject to double indexation, although the lowest national one, to which it is linked, is to increase twice next year. The information was confirmed by representatives of the Ministry of Family and Social Policy. They emphasized that the act regulating the issue of the care allowance provides for only one indexation.
Special care allowance in 2023
Unfortunately, people cannot count on a change in the amount of the benefit. who receive a special care allowance. It is used by carers of disabled people who have already become disabled and cannot use the nursing benefit.
At the moment, this benefit is PLN 620. Its change will take place only in 2024, when other family benefits will also be verified.
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