Affected individuals or families receive a cash transfer of ODR100–300 and material aid; temporary rent assistance for homelessness or in case of house being affected
by fire/natural disaster: ODR200 for one person and ODR400 for a family of four to six people and ODR600 for a family of seven and more people; to establish a new house:
ODR1,000 for one person and ODR2000 for the family in addition to in-kind housing furniture; chronic medical illness: ODR20–100; the salary of a nurse supporting
the ill person can be covered up to ODR100/month; educational support: ODR5,000 fees and ODR90/month aid for university students; for families with adopted children:
ODR100–150; in case of the death of a family member due to a natural disaster or fire: ODR1,500 in case of the death of a husband or wife, ODR1,000 in case of a child’s
death; in case of the loss of the only source of income: ODR3,000
Government of Oman. n.d. “Social Services: Social Cases.” Official Oman e-government
services portal. Accessed 24 July 2017. <https://goo.gl/oS1r76>. In Arabic.
Government of Oman. 2014. Ministry of Social Development, Ministerial Decree
72/2014, Social Assistance Regulations. Muscat: Government of Oman. In Arabic.