Family 1

Case

This family is headed by a widowed mother who works as a cleaning woman in the informal sector while she cares and financially supports her two children who require expensive medication on a monthly basis.

Income

Around 400,000 LL or $45 monthly*

Aid needed

Medication costing 3,600,000 LL per month ($407)

Food aid costing 1,000,000 LL per month ($113)

Details

Total members of household: 3

Head of household: female

Marital status: widowed

Children 5 and under: 0

Children aged 6-18: 2

Elderly: 0

Disabled: 2