PROJECT: The Welfare State Great Britain is written by Dagalaeva Khedy Form 11 В« The Welfare State В» Great Britain Great Britain is a Welfare State, a country that has a system of ensuring the welfare of its citizens by means of social services , provided by the state. At the national level the Government is responsible for the National Health Service, National Insurance and Social Security . The system of National Insurance and Social Security provide financial help for different categories of citizens . В« Ideal Model В» of Social Security In Great Britain The system of National Insurance and Social Security provide financial help for different categories of citizens . пѓ� пѓ� пѓ� State pension is paid to the retired . Invalidity pension is availble to a person who is unable to work after a sickness period . The widowed receive financial help . Maternity pay is available to women who leave work to have a baby . пѓ� Children are provided with allowance as well . пѓ� People in full time work with low earnings are provided with benefits . пѓ� Single parents , the long-term unemployed and pensioners with low pension claim payments . Child benefit is payd to each child until he/she leaves school (at16 ) or longer if the child continues education (up to 19 ) пѓ� Medicine In Great Britain пѓ� The goverment of Great Britain are against smoking, using alcohol and other В«public В» diseases .Together with the National Health Servace it constantly develops new lows .