Åland comprises 16 municipalities, both large and small, with different economic situations. In some municipalities there are apartments for persons with disabilities. Whether you get an apartment depends very much on which municipality you move to and what type of apartment you can live in.
Before you move you should contact the social services in the municipality in Åland you are going to move to. They will give you information about what support the municipality can offer you. Åland has 16 municipalities:
Ålands handikappförbund (Åland Disability Federation) is a joint organisation for disability and patient associations in Åland. Its role is to monitor and take action in disability matters, provide information on disabilities, support and assist member associations and maintain a joint office. On the federation’s website you can also find links to all their member associations in Åland.
Webpages of the Government of Åland on disabilities:
If you have any questions, please fill in our contact form.
NB! If you have questions regarding the processing of a specific case or application, or other personal matters, please contact the relevant authority directly.