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Applying for a personal budget (PGB)

If you need care or nursing due to illness or disability, or you need help at home, you may be eligible for a personal budget (persoonsgebonden budget – PGB). You can use this money to pay for your care needs. For example, you can hire someone to help you with your shopping or clean your house, or you can arrange for youth care services for your child.

This is how it works for you

Your (future) place of residence falls under:

Here is some information from your municipality.

Municipality of Lingewaard: Applying for a personal budget (PGB)

You can use a personal budget to buy care, help or support. There are two types of personal budget:

Personal budget via the Wet maatschappelijke ondersteuning – Wmo (Social Support Act)

Do you receive Wmo support from your municipality? And do you want to arrange this help yourself? Then you can apply for a personal budget from your municipality.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Lingewaard