Support for the Pregnancy in 2017: What Are They?

To know what the support for the pregnancy available is one of the important information and that it should take into account before you think of having a child. You know everything.

Support for Pregnancy

In Portugal, the Social Security provides some support for the pregnancy, which help families keep the accounts balanced before and after the birth of a son.

Know this support is important when you make the decision to have a child. With the economic situation the country is facing, many couples are postponing this decision. However, if this is a desire that you want to achieve, take into account this information.

The constant tax reforms have changed the value of this support. These are subsidies in place for this year.

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WHAT ARE THE SUPPORTS FOR PREGNANCY AVAILABLE?

First of all, it is important to know that the value of the IAS (Social Support Index) is, at this point, 421,32€.

All detailed information related to support for pregnancy are available on the website of the Social Security.

1. FAMILY ALLOWANCE PRE-CHRISTMAS

This support for the pregnancy configures the provision of a service assigned to woman, during the period of pregnancy, to compensate for the charges accrued with the birth of a child.

The family allowance pre-christmas is assigned for 6 months, from the month following that in which if it reaches the 13.Th week of pregnancy.

2. PARENTAL ALLOWANCE

It is a provision attributed to the father and to the mother during the period in which they are prevented from the exercise of the professional activity, by the birth of a son.

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3. GRANT SOCIAL PARENTAL

In this type of grant, is assigned a delivery to the father or to the mother that if you are in a situation of economic disadvantage, by reason of the birth of a son.

4. PARENTAL ALLOWANCE EXTENDED

The parental allowance extended configures a delivery that is assigned to parents, after the granting of parental allowance or parental allowance extended from the other parent, during the periods of impediment to the professional activity, to care for a child.

5. ALLOWANCE FOR CLINICAL RISK DURING THE PREGNANCY

This support for the pregnancy expects that to be the assignment of a provision to the worker, during the periods of impediment to the professional activity, in situations where there is clinical risk to the woman or to the unborn child.

6. INSURANCE FOR CLINICAL RISK DURING THE PREGNANCY

Insurance for clinical risk during pregnancy provides for the allocation of a provision to the worker who is in a situation of economic disadvantage and in cases where there is clinical risk to the woman or to the unborn child.

7. ALLOWANCE FOR SPECIFIC RISKS

This provision is assigned to the pregnant employee, mothers of newborns and breastfeeding, who performs night work or who is exposed to specific risks that affect their safety and health, during the period of impediment to the exercise of professional activity.

INSURANCE FOR SPECIFIC RISKS

Such as the allowance for specific risks, this insurance provides for the allocation of a provision to the pregnant employee, mothers of newborns and breastfeeding, who performs night work or who is exposed to specific risks that affect their safety and health and that, moreover, is in a situation of economic disadvantage.