Where can SASSA Cards be used? Updated Guide

Where can SASSA Cards be used? Updated Guide

Known as a South African Social Security Agency payment card, SASSA cards are prepaid debit cards issued to South African social grant recipients. Grants like these are intended to help financially disadvantaged individuals like the elderly, people with disabilities, or low-income households. SASSA cards have a chip and a PIN for secure transactions and function…

Here Some Changes In Old Age Pension Grant Payment Date for September 2023

Here Some Changes In Old Age Pension Grant Payment Date for September 2023

Many elderly South Africans rely on SASSA’s Old Age Grant as their primary source of income. A financial assistance program helps cover the costs of basic necessities for those who are unable to work. The SASSA Old Age Grant will be paid in September 2023, as discussed in this blog post. Here Some Changes In…

How To Check SASSA Balance in 3 Ways

How To Check SASSA Balance in 3 Ways

Check SASSA Balance: SSI also provides grants to eligible individuals in addition to social security benefits. The SASSA is responsible for issuing government grants and allowances. SASSA administers R350 grants for Covid-19-affected individuals. The agency has been providing money to people who meet their own qualifications since 1998. Food, clothing, and other necessities can also…

How Do I Apply for a SASSA Grant – Online or In-person

How Do I Apply for a SASSA Grant – Online or In-person

Apply For Sassa Grant: Social grants are available to most South Africans through the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA). Taking advantage of social grants requires planning ahead and applying correctly. Sassa’s online application will require you to provide the following information. SASSA manages the country’s social security system on behalf of the South African…

Sassa Grants Have Officially Been Increased in 2023

Sassa Grants Have Officially Been Increased in 2023

Social grants provide food and other basic goods to millions of vulnerable South Africans. Listed below are the amounts that beneficiaries will receive on October 20, 2023, as a result of the increase in Sassa grants.  Sassa announced on 1 October 2023 that grants were to be increased in value. Over 18 million grant recipients…

South Africa Commemorates World Alzheimer’s Day

South Africa Commemorates World Alzheimer’s Day

Pretoria, 21 September 2023: Social Development joins the global celebration of World Alzheimer’s Day, with the theme this year: “Ending Gender-Based Violence (GBV), and Putting Policy and Law in Place”. Through the Department of Social Development, people with Alzheimer’s and dementia and their families are being supported, cared for, and served across the country in…