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If the child falls ill

How much money do you get when you are at home with a sick child?

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Care of a child (VAB) is when you stay home from work or refrain from seeking work to take care of a sick child. Temporary parental benefits are the compensation you get when you care for a child.


About caring for a sick child and temporary parental benefits

Here, you can find out what applies when caring for a child, approximately how much money you can receive and get answers to frequently asked questions about benefits when caring for a child.


Register and apply for temporary parental benefits for care of a sick child

How to register and apply for benefits when caring for a child.


After you have applied

When you will receive your money and how to handle your case after submitting your application.