The state plans to increase the amount compensation to families, which will shelter forced migrants in the autumn and winter period. This was emphasized by the Minister of Community and Territorial Development Oleksiy Chernyshov.
Today, as the minister reminded, the state pays UAH 450 per person as compensation for the payment of housing and communal services. More than 100 million hryvnias are transferred to the support program for displaced persons every month.
“The program provides for the possibility of compensating costs for communal services. Today, this amount is 450 hryvnias per person. We also understand that we have winter ahead of us, the heating season and costs will increase. Therefore, we plan to raise this parameter twice, raise this amount, it will be about 900 hryvnias,” the minister noted, reports “Public“.
Those wishing to shelter a family of displaced persons should apply to local authorities or join the program through “Diya” or the website “Shelter”where to create a corresponding announcement about the intention to provide housing to IDPs.