On July 18th-20th, 2016 the C3 Team of EU-China SPRP Project supported by MoCA visited Jilin Province (Changchun and Yanji / Yanbian Prefecture). The main target of the visit was to extend the practical knowledge on the social assistance in China of provincial, prefectural, city and local levels. The main points for the discussion were social assistance achievements, challenges and practices. During the visit several institutions (civil affairs and social assistance offices) on different levels have been visited with detailed interviews of local staff on their daily basis practices and issues. In addition several service based institutions have been visited at prefectural and city levels. Finally a visit to Dibao (minimum guarantee scheme) single household family in a remote area has been organized. This kind of activity support C3 on designing the pilots sites (targets, objects, ect.) for 2017-2018.