Caixa pays Bolsa Família beneficiaries with NIS 4; See full calendar

Beneficiaries of Bolsa Família with a Social Registration Number (NIS) ending in 4 receive this Monday (23) the fifth installment of the 2021 emergency aid. or withdrawn through the Bolsa Família Card or the Citizen Card.

The receipt of funds follows the regular calendar of the social program, paid in the last ten working days of each month. Payments are made each day as per the final digit of the NIS. The dates for the extension of emergency aid were announced on the last 12th.

Emergency aid 5th installment: table with dates of the 5th installment for Bolsa Família
The calendar of the 5th installment of emergency aid works differently for Bolsa Família beneficiaries. Photo: Disclosure / Box

In case of doubts, Caixa’s 111 telephone exchange is open from Monday to Sunday, from 7:00 am to 10:00 pm. In addition, the beneficiary can consult the website auxilio.caixa.gov.br.

Emergency aid was created in April of last year by the federal government to assist vulnerable people affected by the covid-19 pandemic. It was paid in five installments of R$600 or R$1,200 to single-parent mothers and then extended until December 31, 2020 in up to four installments of R$300 or R$600 each.

This year, the new payment round has installments from R$150 to R$375, depending on the profile: families, in general, receive R$250; the single-parent family, headed by a woman, receives R$375; and people who live alone receive R$ 150. The program would end in July, but was extended until October, with the same amounts for the installments.