A number of special permit holders from Lesotho, Angola and Zimbabwe have applied for the R350 SRD grant as of June 2022.
The amended regulations are to ensure that R350 SRD applicants do not have to go through loops to qualify.
Department of Social Development Minister, Lindiwe Zulu has proposed that the income threshold for R350 SRD grant be increased to R624.
More people are set to qualify for the R350 SRD grant following a new proposal by Social Development Minister Lindiwe Zulu.
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A number of people who had applied for the R350 SRD grant were unfortunately rejected due to “self exclusionary response”.
‘I assure all qualifying applicants they will be in receipt of their payments for this iteration of the grant by June,’ said Minister Lindiwe Zulu.
The department of social development has chastised social media commentary about Kelly Khumalo’s son being expelled from school.
Did you apply for the SASSA social relief of distress (SRD) grant during the first cycle? Head over to the Post Office and collect your R350.
The Department of Basic Education is making big changes to the country’s schooling system to ‘improve education and job outcomes’.
KZN Social Development MEC said she was disgusted after a woman was allegedly raped by a police officer at KwaHlabisa Police station.
Pretoria motorists have been cautioned to avoid certain roads on Thursday, 31 March due to a march in the CBD.
‘If the second day of the month falls on a weekend or public holiday, the payment will take place on the following work day,’ said SASSA.
Free money for all aged 18 to 60?
The Department of Social Development is releasing a new report on a basic income grant.
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Western Cape Minister for Social Development says R294 million has been set aside for the department’s Children and Families programme.
More than 500 000 approved R350 SRD grants have been uncollected and if they are not claimed by a certain date, the money will go back to the state.
Here’s how much suspended and absentee government officials, some who have been on full pay for five years, are costing taxpayers.
Child Protection Week kicked off on 30 May and will run until 6 June under the theme ‘Let us Protect Children during COVID-19 and Beyond’.
On Monday morning Pamela Nomnganga led a protest of early childcare principals, staff and parents outside the department in New Brighton.
An additional R 1.7 million has been made available for old age homes in the Western Cape for the management of the pandemic.
The DA says Lindiwe Zulu must give timelines on when and how SASSA’s review process will unfold for R350 grant applicants who were rejected.
Social development minister, Lindiwe Zulu has been given five days to amend regulations governing the issuing out of the R350 grants.
Together with the Department of Social Development, Sassa is finalising an ‘appeal’ mechanism to address complaints of unfair rejections and delays.