The Claims Conference administers direct payment programs to certain eligible Holocaust victims in accordance with German government guidelines pertaining to persecution experience and current residence.
There is no fee to apply for compensation from the Claims Conference. You do not need to pay anyone for application forms and you are not required to obtain assistance in completing and/or submitting application forms. If you need assistance to apply, you may contact the Claims Conference – without any fee.
Find program rules and guidelines for compensation programs.
The Claims Conference uses one form for most programs. Learn more and apply.
Find answers to frequently asked questions about the Hardship Fund Supplemental Payment here.
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We are in the process of mailing all A2 Life Certificate letters for 2022. This year, we are introducing PANEEM for the Life Certification process. If you haven’t received a letter in the mail or an email regarding PANEEM and the A2 Life Certification process for 2022 by the end of June, please contact us.
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