The Welfare Secretariat informed that there will be a series of changes for the process of the credential of the National Institute of Older Adults (Inapam). The dependency explained that now those who are over 60 years of age who are in state of prostration.
Inapam is a nationwide program that supports seniors with discounts on goods and services.
It is important to remember that the INAPAM credential works as official identification. The authorities reported that in the next few days Announce dates for home visits and thus support elderly people who are in a state of prostration to have this document.
What is the state of prostration?
According to the dictionary of the Royal Spanish Academy (RAE), the ‘state of prostration’, refers to a depression disease or affliction, that is, that a person does not have the ability to carry out certain activities or move around on their own.
For its part, the Dictionary of Mexican Spanish, from the Colegio de México, defines the word prostration as ‘great exhaustion that a person suffers because of illness or depression’.
These are the requirements to renew the Inapam credential
The credentials of Inapam They help adults over 60 years of age have access in Mexico to various discounts and benefits. That is why if you have this identification, and you have to renew it this year, don’t worry, we will tell you how.
Not all institute credentials require renewal this yearbut if this is your case, we leave you the details so that you do not lose the benefits and that you can carry out the corresponding procedure.
How to renew the Inapam credential
To renewing your identification is a very similar process to when you process it for the first time. This diligence is free and you can do it in any of the modules during business hours, which is from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Monday through Friday.
The procedure is completely face-to-face., you can check the module that corresponds to you on the official page of Inapam. In order to renew your credential you will have to bring the following documents:
- Document that proves your identity (Original and copy) It can be: voter ID, current driver’s license, current passport, IMSS ID, ISSSTE ID and the previous INAPAM credential.
- Document proving your age (Original and copy) It can be: voter ID, IMSS ID, ISSSTE ID, valid passport, professional ID, driving license, INAPAM card previous birth certificate or CURP.
- Proof of address (Original and copy) You can present a voter identification card or any account statement or receipt with your updated address and no more than three months old.
- two photographs child size.