Senior Citizens

There are different institutions in Lingen offering counseling for senior citizens. It is in particular the “elder“ generation that depends on information and additional advice on e.g. day care centers for the elderly, meals on wheels, care services. The senior citizen counselor helps in the following situations:
  • assistance for senior citizens and their family members respectively through the agency of personal and financial help.
  • assistance when filling out application forms and with the enforcement of legal charges - organizing care attendants, if necessary in cooperation with the welfare centers or organizations of the social welfare
  • assistance in all questions of the admittance retirement homes, especially helping to find a place in a nursing home
  • assistance in procuring and maintaining an apartment which meets the requirements of people
  • organization of events for senior citizens
  • support of already existing senior citizen facilities or self-help groups for seniors respectively
  • cooperation with welfare stations, retirement homes, associations of the free social welfare network
  • public relations 


Ihr Ansprechpartner
Bernhard Brinker
Telefon: 0591 9144-520

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