If you have more than one chronically ill or disabled child, you are entitled to 10 days for each child. You must apply for each child.

As a rule, it is possible to apply for additional care benefit days until your child turns 18.

Only parents and foster parents can aplly for additional care benefit days.

Illnesses/disabilities that entitle you to additional care benefit days are stated in section 9-6 of the Regulations relating to the National Insurance Act.

To apply, use form NAV 09-06.05, which you will find under “Forms and applications”.