Who is responsible for psychosocial support (PSS)?
Swedish Red Cross, National department / Preparedness and crisis management unit.
Head of unit: Jonas Prawitz
Contact for PSS
Website of the national society or PSS
Field of psychosocial support at the moment
- Visiting service to mostly elderly
- Visiting service in prisons and custodies
- Telephone support lines open daily and once a week open with arab speaking volunteers
- Support groups for informal carers
- Red Cross hosts in hospital entrances and emergency care units
- Visiting service to seriously ill patients in hospitals
- Support teams in case of crisis at the airports and harbors