Daily Israel Report
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News Brief

  4/2/2014, Nissan 2, 5774

Benefits Expanded to Developmental Disabilities


The National Insurance Institute (Bituach Leumi) has expanded disability coverage to include those with mental and developmental disabilities of 40% or more. Previously stipends were eligible only for those with over 50% disability.

NII Director Prof. Shlomo Mor-Yosef stated "we are pleased to expand the eligibility."