Assistance Pension

About the program

It is a monthly pension of XCD$250 (USD$92) given to people over 62 who do not meet the criteria for the "Age Pension" for social security.

Country Saint Kitts & Nevis
Classification Pensiones
FNS Dimension Acceso
Website http://www.socialsecurity.kn/?page_id=320
Objectives

Deliver monthly support to people over 62 who do not have a secure source of income and have no other means to survive.

Components and/or products

Assistance Pension

The program provides a monthly pension of XCD$250 (USD$92) to persons over 62 who do not qualify for the Age Pension contributory pension and do not have a secure source of income or other means to survive.

Target population

People over 62 who do not qualify for the contributory pension and do not have a secure source of income or other means to survive.

Scope

Nacional

Geographical coverage Urbano y rural
Responsible organism

Social Security Board

Executing organism Social Security Board