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KAR1SMA Social Welfare Aid - Monetary Aid for Caregivers of Bed-Ridden Disabled & the Chronically Ill 

Monthly RM300 living wage for Caregivers

Last updated: November 22, 2017

All information has not been verified by the relevant Ministry/Agency

What is this programme about?  

This monthly aid is to help alleviate the burden of care expenses faced by the family who are caregivers of bed-ridden or chronically ill People with Disabilities (PWDs).

Who can apply? 

General Eligibility Criteria

(Contact ministry/agency for all other requirements, if any)

  1. Malaysian citizen

  2. Resident in Malaysia

  3. The applicant is the guardian of a disabled family member/ patient of a Chronic Illness

  4. The caregiver providing care to the bedridden family member on a full-time basis

  5. Household income does not exceed RM3,000 per month 


How to apply?

Application process

(Contact ministry/agency to find out the procedures and processes)

Obtain application form  > Complete form > Submit with all documents

* Application forms can be obtained (i) online (ii) at any Social Welfare Office District/Province/divisions across the country


What documents do I need for application?

The general requirement of documents needed for the application

(Contact ministry/agency for all other requirements, if any)

  1. Copy of the identity card (myKad) of the applicant

  2. OKU registration card

  3. Copy of identity card/certificate of birth of family members who live with the applicant

  4. Medical Reports From The Hospital Or Government Health Clinic

  5. Completed application form

What are MyBenefits?

Assistance: Monthly monetary aid
Income Group: No source of income
Target Group: Bed-ridden People with Disabilities (PWD) and those who are chronically ill
Aid amount: RM300 per month


Ministry/Agency: Jabatan Kebajikan Masyarakat

Mailing address:

Aras 6, 9-18 No 55, Persiaran Perdana, Presint 4, 62100 Putrajaya
Telephone: 03 - 8000 8000
Fax: 03 - 8323 2045    


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Application form:


Location: Malaysia

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