The policy area concerns children and adults with physical or mental disabilities who are entitled to support according to the Act on Social Services. The support must among other things consider the needs following reduced functional capacity.
The objective is to strengthen the personal resources of disadvantaged children, young people and their families, with the goal of providing them with the same opportunities for development as their contemporaries.
Information about elections for the Danish Parliament, the European Parliament and municipal and regional councils and also information about referenda.
The department performs tasks concerning the budget cooperation with municipalities and regions and monitoring of the economy of municipalities and regions.
The department functions as the supreme controlling authority for municipalities and regions. The division is also responsible for governance and division of municipalities and regions.