The value of Grant in Aid is R410 per month. If you are living on a social grant but can’t look after yourself you can get an additional grant to pay the person who takes full-time care of you.
The Grant in Aid is an extra grant for people receiving disability, older persons or war veteran’s grants who, because of their mental or physical disabilities, are unable to look after themselves and need to pay a full-time caregiver.
In order to receive this grant, you will need to be assessed by a medical officer. You cannot receive this grant if you are being cared for in a state institution.
Qualifying Requirements For Social Grants