What support is available to you?
If you are over 65 and need help to cope with day-to-day life, you are entitled to social care measures from the municipality. We will help you to find the right support based on your needs, so you can feel secure in living in your own home for as long as possible.
Support that may be appropriate include:
- home care services
- home delivery of food
- personal safety camera or safety alarm
- telephone service
- activities at day-care centre
- short-term stays outside your home.
If the time comes when social care services no longer can be satisfactorily provided in your own home, it may be appropriate to move into a nursing home.
Other support you can apply for
Other support are also available to help you cope with day-to-day life, for example, measures for people with a disability.
- Housing adaptation
- Special transport services
- Home healthcare
- Assistive devices
Support services that you can order directly without applying for is:
- advice and support from the municipality’s vision and hearing instructor.