There are several social media posts allegedly making rounds that from this month, SASSA child grant will now be increased to R720 pee child.

Some mothers or caregivers are wondering how true this statement is. So after various requests from sources of SASSA indicates that, that news going round especially on the social media platform more especially Facebook should not be taken serious and should be ignored.


But what rather SASSA has indicated ys that there is a top up of grants for certain group of people who are already receiving child grant.

This was announced last month of June 2022 which SASSA gave a requirement for qualifications so that those fall within that requirements can apply either online or in person at the SASSA office locally.


It is likely this is what people have misconstrued to mean all recipients of child grants will receive R720 thia month.

Fir more details on that new arrangement made for some qualified child grant recipients which started in June 2022, please click on the article below to find out more.

As part of efforts SASSA is making to make life easier for people of less means or destitute, it has introduced this to help such people.

To know if you qualify, just click on the link above and read the whole article and story behind that question trending among child grant recipients on social media.


If you still have doubt, please contact SASSA on 0800601011 toll free number to check.


By Edna

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