Current position

Special Cash Handouts (Low-Income Households with Children)

Fiscal 2023

To support low-income families raising children hit financially hard by the soaring cost of living, Hikone City is set to provide a cash handout to qualifying households.  

To those eligible for this special cash handout program, a notice will be mailed.

For further details, please see the leaflet below.

Notice about the special cash hand program.

The notice has been mailed out.

A notice and other documents related to this cash handout program  were mailed to eligible households on May 15 (Mon).

[Cash Handout Payment Schedule] Around Late May 


Hikone Insurance and Pension Division (Japanese only)

※If you wish to inquire about the cash handout program in English, Portuguese, Chinese (Tue/Fri only) or Vietnamese (Tue/Thu only), call the Hikone Foreign Residents Support Center at 0749-30-6113.