The government allocated 3.5 millions of Euro in addition Hartz IV funds.
Since July 1st, 2015 more money will be available to those who live through the government subsidy.
The government allocated 3.5 millions of Euro in addition to Hartz IV funds.
This grant, in particular, is intended to cover the cost of rent and heating.
The maximum subsidy one could receive will be raised, as of July 1, from €438 to €463 for families composed by a single person and from for €712 to €754 for families with two children.
In brief: there will be an increase of around 28 euro for every person, but only up to about 50 euro per family.