For the purpose of improvement of a social status of children - orphans in June of this year the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted the Law "About modification of the Law of Ukraine "About the state help to families with children". This law has to regulate the extent of the help for children over whom the state guardianship is established. But, as reports Head department of work and social protection of the population of the Nikolaev regional state administration, the resolution of the Cabinet of Ukraine of August 20, 2008 to this law made changes in "An order of charge and payment of the state help to families with children".
According to the resolution of the Cabinet of Ukraine, since January 1, 2009 the help on children over whom the state guardianship is established, will be charged at a rate of two living wages for the child of the corresponding age.
If on the child the pension, the alimony or a grant is already paid in accordance with the established procedure, the extent of the help will be defined on the child as a difference between two living wages and the amount of these social payments.
In case on the child over whom guardianship is established, social payments for the last weren't charged half-year, the state help will make two living wages.
These changes are made for the purpose of improvement of social protection of children - orphans and the children deprived of parental guardianship, and also creation of conditions for realization of their right for family education, reports Head department of work and social protection of the population Nikolayevskoy YEAH.