Social Benefits

Social Benefits

We call the day you sign the rental contract the settle day. On this day you apply for the financial assistance together with your contact person at VWN.

The social benefits is a temporary financial aid from the municipality of Hilversum and it is the intention that you will become self-reliant as soon as possible. The social benefits come with rights and obligations. One of these obligations is that you cooperate with your contact at the municipality in the social square who will actively guide you in finding work.

You will find here more information about  work 

When will the social benefits be sent to your bank account?

  • It is important to know that the municipality of Hilversum always pays the benefits of the previous month around the 3th of the month.

We advise you:

  • For more information go to your income consultant or to your contact person at refugee work.