Tlf.: 750 750 00
If you have psychological problems or illness, the municipality has several services intended to help you to manage your life. These include assistance in finding social activities, advice and guidance to you and your relatives, discussion groups and so forth.
Persons with psychological problems who live at home.
It is your needs which determine whether you are able to benefit from this service,
Tilbudet er gratis
This is a statutory service. See sections 1-3 and 2-1 of the Municipal Services Act.
You may contact the municipality for assistance in applying or you may ask others to help you if you have need for this. If another person applies on your behalf, they must have a power of attorney signed by you.
You must attach the power of attorney signed by you if someone applies on your behalf.
The municipality shall obtain the necessary information in order to determine the matter. A decision will consequently be made. Normally, a reason is given for the decision at the same time. You will always be given a reason if there are grounds to believe that you will not be satisfied with the decision. If the reasons are not stated, you may ask the municipality. This should be done within the time limit for making an appeal.
The municipality shall consider your application as soon as possible. If the matter cannot be determined within one month, you will be informed of this in writing with the reasons for the delay. At the same time you will be informed when you may expect to hear of the municipality’s decision.
If you are not satisfied with the decision, you may appeal to the municipality within three weeks of having been informed. Explain why you are dissatisfied and why you feel the decision should be changed. If you need assistance, you may ask the municipality. If the municipality upholds its original decision, the matter will be sent to the county governor, who will decide whether the appeal may be allowed.
You may also appeal about the manner in which the services are carried out. This should be sent to the municipality or those carrying out the service.___
Tlf.: 750 750 00