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Social assistance: Assistance in other life situations

Source: Zuständigkeitsfinder Schleswig-Holstein (Linie6PLus)

Service Description

Social welfare benefits - assistance in other life situations - are provided to people seeking help in situations such as illness, disability or special social difficulties. This assistance is also available to people who are still able to support themselves but are dependent on help from the general public due to special needs. The decisive factor is whether they can reasonably be expected to raise the funds from their income and assets.

Assistance in other life situations includes, for example

  • Help to continue running the household(housekeeping assistance),
  • assistance for the elderly (housing/place in a home) or
  • assistance for the blind.

Who should I contact?

Please contact the social welfare office of your district or city.

Which documents are required?

Different documents must be submitted from case to case. Detailed information can be obtained from the responsible office.

What are the fees?

None

What deadlines do I have to pay attention to?

None

Legal basis

§§ Sections 70 - 74 of the German Social Code (SGB) Twelfth Book (XII) - Social Assistance.

Author

The text was automatically translated based on the German content.

Who should I contact?

Please contact the social welfare office of your district or city.

Which documents are required?

Different documents must be submitted from case to case. Detailed information can be obtained from the responsible office.

What are the fees?

None

What deadlines do I have to pay attention to?

None

Legal basis

§§ Sections 70 - 74 of the German Social Code (SGB) Twelfth Book (XII) - Social Assistance.

Author

The text was automatically translated based on the German content.

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