The National Insurance Institute is at your side during your life, from birth to advanced age, granting you a variety of social rights adapted to changing life situations.
The National Insurance Institute is responsible for the social security of Israeli residents.
Its primary mission is to ensure means of subsistence for those unable to earn their living.
The National Insurance Institute collects insurance contributions from all residents according to their social background and status, and pays benefits to those entitled. Hence, the income of economically established groups is transferred to weak and vulnerable groups and, thereby, the National Insurance Institute contributes to a more equitable distribution of national income and the reduction of dimensions of poverty. Further information...
The special benefit for severely disabled immigrants from 18 years of age to retirement ageThe age at which you will be entitled to the old-age pension, on condition that your income from work and from other sources does not exceed a certain amount. Income from work pension is not taken into account. Retirement is set at age 67 for men and 62-65, according to birth date, for women. is actually composed of two separate benefits:
The eligibility for the allowance is determined according the disabled person's degree of dependence on the help of others, without requirement to review his or her percentage of medical disability, provided that the immigrant does not receive another allowance or monthly payment for his subsistence, with the exception of integration basket.
A special attendance allowance for immigrants is paid from the 91st day after immigration to the end of the first year after immigration.
There are four levels of eligibility determined in accordance with the extent of your need the help of other in performing daily activities:
Is paid from the 181st day of immigration to the end of the first year after their immigration, provided that they were previously found to be entitled to the attendance allowance for immigrants as explained above.
Towards the end of the first year after immigration, immigrants' entitlement to the attendance allowance is examined according to the regular conditions of entitlement to attendance allowance, and to the general disability pension is according to the conditions of entitlement to general disability pension.
Pension amount: NIS 4,291