Municipalities do not allocate as much money as necessary to secure the necessary support for people receiving social services.
According to data from the 2017 Ministry of Social Security and Labor, the cities and regions allocated an average of 3% of social services. its budgets cost, the daily newspaper "Lietuvos žinios" writes.
"The money allocated to urban social services does not help those who do not have the opportunity to look after themselves or family life independently because of age, disability or social problems," said Linas Kukuraitis , Minister for Social Security and Labor.
Towns complain about the lack of money.
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