Disability Benefits in Hungary

Understand what financial aid is available to people with disabilities through the state-funded welfare system...

There are various benefits provided by the state for people with disabilities:

  • Child Home Care Allowance (GYES): This is paid to a parent who stops working to care for a disabled child younger than ten years old
  • Family Allowance (Családi pótlék): Parents of a disabled child receive a higher amount of family allowance and the child is also entitled to free or reduced school meals and school books
  • Disability Pension (Rokkantsági Ellátás): For information about the state-funded disability pension see State Pensions

Other concessions may be available, which depend on the local government and the local regulations.