Who is entitled to Inclusion Welfare Assistance in Italy?

by Roberta Lunghini - 2017.06.13

What does the new decree introducing the Inclusion Welfare Assistance (Reddito di inclusion - ReI) in Italy provide? The document, already approved by the Council of Ministers on a proposal from the Minister of Labour and Social Affairs, implements the new national law against poverty. This economic benefit, amounted to around € 190 per month for one person up to almost € 490 for a family of five or more members. It will be granted to households with an equivalent financial situation index (ISEE) under €6,000 and a value of the real estate property, other than the first home, below €20,000. It should be noted that, in the first application, it was decided to give priority to parents with minor or disabled children, pregnant women and unemployed people over 55.

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