The online application for submitting voucher applications for access to nurseries, nurseries and kindergartens opened today.
Applications are submitted in the electronic application both for the action of "Harmonization of Family and Professional Life" and for the parallel program of the Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs, with which an additional 15.000 vouchers are granted.
The parallel program, which was introduced for the first time in the period 2020-2021, is fully funded from the budget of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs with 30.000.000 euros and includes the beneficiaries and civil servants.
According to a statement from the Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs, a prerequisite for participation in the programs is that the total declared annual family income for the tax year 2020 does not exceed 33.000 euros for parents with up to two children, 36.000 euros for up to three children. , 39.000 euros for up to four children and 42.000 euros for five children and over.
The voucher, which will be granted to the beneficiaries, amounts to 180 euros / month.
Based on the criteria, the following benefit:
- Employees, permanent and indefinite, of the State, of the NPDD, as well as of the Local Authorities (first and second degree).
- Employees, self-employed in the private sector, who have not applied for or been supported by co-financed actions to harmonize family and professional life.
Employees / self-employed in the private sector who have applied for participation in the co-financed Action "Harmonization of family and professional life" Cycle 2021-2022, but are excluded from the right to receive a voucher of this Action, due to the exhaustion of its budget.
Interested candidates can submit applications to participate in the special application of the website of EETAA SA. (www.eetaa.gr-paidikoi.eetaa.gr).
The responsible Undersecretary of Labor and Social Affairs, Domna Michailidou, stated: "Faithful to our pre-election commitment" No child out of daycare ", we have started the procedures for granting vouchers to daycare centers for the year 2021-2022. For the second year, we are implementing with the resources of our ministry, amounting to 30.000.000 euros, a parallel program, with which we cover an additional 15.000 infants and toddlers. As last year, we are correcting an injustice of decades, including women civil servants in our program. We are increasing the income criteria and expanding the number of beneficiaries, fulfilling our goal of not leaving any children out of daycare ".