who we are?

 

 

The Department of Supervision of Social Services at the Ministry of Social Security and Labour is a government-funded institution actively involved in the implementation of the national social security policy. The department contributes to the mission of its founder, the Ministry of Social Security and Labour of the Republic of Lithuania, and strives to implement the established goals and objectives.

 

what we do?

 

 

The goal of our activity is to ensure successful integration of target social groups into society, help to protect their rights, decrease their separation from society, and to reduce domestic violence. We are also responsible for quality control.

 

History

 

 

On 7 October 1998, the Supply Centre for Care Institutions was reorganized into the Department of Supervision of Social Institutions and Audit at the Ministry of Social Security and Labour, i.e. the governmental institution for administration and auditing.

 

In 2006, the Department of Supervision of Social Institutions and Audit was reorganized into the Department of Supervision of Social Services at the Ministry of Social Security and Labour with a mission to evaluate, supervise and control the quality of social services, to participate in the implementation of the government policy concerning social services and the implementation of government social programmes, instruments and projects.

 

Mission

 

 

The mission of the Department is to ensure successful integration of various social groups into society, to reduce poverty and social exclusion of people from social risk groups, to evaluate and control the quality of social services.

 

Key goals and objectives

 

The key goals and objectives of the Department are as follows:

- to evaluate, supervise and control the quality of social services in national and municipal levels;

- to take part in the implementation of the governmental policy on social services;

- to implement governmental social programmes, instruments and/or projects;

- to ensure the functioning of the certification system of social workers and the professional skills improvement system of social workers and personal care staff.

 

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Last change date: 2018-07-19