Getting help in Switzerland
We have been helping people in need in Switzerland since our beginnings. Find out here how to apply for assistance for yourself.
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Are you in financial difficulties at the moment? You don’t know how you are going to pay that dentist’s bill?
If you don’t have enough money to pay those unexpected costs, you may be able to get help from our social assistance programme.
Here you can find out if you are eligible for one-off emergency assistance, and how to apply for support:
You can apply for assistance if you meet the following criteria:
Has your home or business been destroyed by severe weather? Has the insurance paid out but still you have costs that put you in financial difficulties?
Then you may be able to get help from our severe weather assistance programme.
Here you can find out how our severe weather assistance programme operates and how to apply for support: