From 1 January 2020 The increase has been proposed after the Social Committee showed a deficit for several years – and now has to save 16 million Swedish kronor.
Under the new proposal, the allowance for the elderly should be increased from the current 3514 SEK to 4014 SEK per month. The cost of the food for each customer is estimated at approximately 8,500 SEK per month and therefore a fee of 4,014 is considered reasonable.
Social Manager: A sensible savings proposition
"The cost of living in the municipality of Tranas is double and based on the situation we are in. We think this is a relatively reasonable saving proposition," said social manager Por Tudain for Tranås Tidning.
Clients who for a variety of reasons are having a bad time with money should be able to apply for compensation and receive special social assistance testing. However, according to the social director, few will get below this.
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