Simply send through a WhatsApp message about

the situation you need help with to

00 34 681 934 270

This is in addition to our usual email address

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 Annual General Meeting

As a result of the current Covid restrictions within the Valencian region, the Elective Committee have taken legal advice and  inform you that the AGM scheduled for  February 2021 has been postponed until we are once again permitted to hold a gathering of sufficient numbers. 

The Elective Committee will remain in post and continue working to support people within the community.

Thank you for your understanding.

Michele Masson, President. 

Important Links

Age in Spain Newsletter

Are you confused about all the various links for both TIE and Covid information? This may help


How to exchange your existing residencia for a TIE card


How to obtain an appointment for exchange to a TIE card


How to pay for your TIE ( Modelo 790 )


How to complete the Application Form Ex23


How to Contact Association Babelia for support through the process



  • Membership

    For 40 years HELP Vega Baja has worked hard to support those people who have chosen to live or visit Spain.

    In recognition of those who continue to support the association in this work, the committee has developed a number of benefits specifically for its members and becoming a member or renewing an existing membership could not be simpler! The cost of an annual membership is just €10.

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  • Donating to Help Vega Baja

    Your gift can really make a difference!

    HELP Vega Baja relies upon donations to enable us to provide information, advice, and practical support to people within our community, often at times of crisis in their lives. No matter what the problem is, we always do what we can to support them, as we have for over 40 years.

    ​​Your donation, whether a single or regular payment can make a huge difference and allows us to not only support people in emergency situations but also provide other services throughout the year such as support groups and friendship centres that can change the lives of people who would otherwise not have anywhere or anyone to turn to. Please help us to continue helping others.

    Donate using Paypal  

    It's easy to donate to HELP Vega Baja using Paypal.

    Simply use the link at the side to  send a one off or monthly donation.

    Donate via bank transfer

    HELP Vega Baja bank details:

    La Caixa

    San Miguel de Salinas

    A/C Number: ES63 2038 3199 24 6000199887


    Registered Charity Number: CV-04-047761-A

    Contact Details: + 34 966 723 733 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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  • Why not become a Volunteer

    The main areas where Volunteers are used are as follows;

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    AID FOR SMEs, EMPLOYEES AND THE SELF-EMPLOYED From Monday, February 22 to Friday, March 12, the period for requesting aid from the “Plan Resistir” will be open, with an allocation of € 3,457,657. We have created the website https://www.ahoratorrevieja.es in which you will find all the available aids and the documentation to present. An information and citizen service office has been set up in the La Plasa building at the corner of Joaquín Chapaprieta street, to attend to all doubts and needs and to inform about existing aid. Telephone service will also be available (96 507 43 10) from 09:00 to 13:00, and the email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
    A new law has been passed that will allow some people access to a mortgage holiday of up to 9 months. Full details are available from the Government website (use Google Translate to get an idea of the text if required). https://www.mscbs.gob.es/ssi/covid19/hipotecas/home.htm


    The DOGV publishes details of the direct aid of the GVA Laboral to support companies and the self employed

    This link explains how to claim for the new payouts  http://bit.ly/3arYIrO.

    The aid amounts to 600 euros in the case of full-time contracts and 300 euros in the case of part-time contracts for each worker registered with a labor contract (with a limit of 12,000 euros for each account of contribution of the company or self-employed person that belongs to the supported sectors). For self-employed persons without workers in their charge, the aid will amount to 600 euros.

    The deadline to apply for the grants will begin at 9 a.m. on February 4, 2021 and will end at 11:59 p.m. on February 17, 2021.

    In order to meet the requests, the applications will be dealt with in two phases. The first one, which must be accessed through the website and  It will only be necessary to identify yourself (CIF of the company and NIF or NIE of the self-employed person) and give contact information (address email, contact phone number).

    With this information, a record will be created and the system will inform the user of the date and time slot assigned to carry out the second part of the procedure , which will be the presentation of the application. In this phase, it is necessary to have an electronic signature.

    ERTE extended until May 31st 2021

    The Government agree to extend the #ERTE (Furlough scheme in Spain) until May 31st. This is the third extension reached by consensus to provide protection to workers and companies facing the exceptional circumstances that are occurring due to the pandemic.

    The flexibility of the current model is maintained and processing is simplified.

    In addition, the Executive has also reached an agreement with the main associations involved with those that are self-employed. The objective is to guarantee until May 31st the aid in place, to alleviate the effects of #COVID19.

    The agreement involves the extension of current benefits, with slight modifications

    More information on the extension of the ERTE: https://www.lamoncloa.gob.es/.../2021/190121-erte.aspx

    More details about the agreement for those self-employed: https://www.lamoncloa.gob.es/.../2021/190121-autonomos.aspx

    SOURCE: https://www.facebook.com/271484039577944/posts/3851935921532720/?d=n




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