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Psychological counselling of children with disabilities
Selected Organization: Rīgas valstspilsētas pašvaldība
Brief description:
The aim of the service is to assess the cognitive capacity of children, the emotional sphere and, on the basis of an assessment, to promote children's emotional management, management skills, to develop communication and communication skills, and to promote social inclusion in children with mobility and developmental disabilities.
Vaucher means that the client may choose a psychologist himself, provided that the psychologist complies with the requirements of the Psychologist Law and is registered in the Psychologist Register.
Children of the municipality of Riga with functional disorders/special needs, including genetic diseases (e.g. autism). Parents in children with disabilities

In order to receive a social service to a person:
1. have declared his main residence in the administrative territory of the municipality of Riga;
2. according to the assessment of the individual needs and resources of a person performed by the social work specialist of Riga Social Service, a social service is required.
No more than 10 consultations per client.
Process description
Other information
1. solis / Enquiry step
A social services person or his or her lawful representative shall request from the Social Service of Riga.
In order to receive a social service, a person or his or her lawful representative shall present a personal identification document and submit to the Social Service of Riga:
1. an application specifying the problem and its preferred solution;
2. other documents, if they are necessary for taking a decision on the granting of an appropriate social service.
You can call 67105048 or the RD Welfare Department informative phone 80005055 to find out which person needs to be contacted at the territorial centre of the Riga Social Service.
An application in the official language and other documents may be submitted to the Social Service of Riga by placing them in a document box located at each of the 14 places of acceptance of the Social Service customers in Riga or by sending them by post (the application must be signed on its own), by signing with a secure electronic signature or by using an e-address.
Payments: View payments
An e-service in authorities home page E-address of the Welfare Department of Riga City Council
On the spot Riga Social Service
Adrese: Baznīcas iela 19/23, Rīga, LV-1010
Tālrunis: 80005055; 67105048
Other contact details: Rīgas Sociālā dienesta teritoriālie centri:
Teritoriālajā centrā „Avoti”
Avotu ielā 31 k-2 ,  tālrunis 67037695
Teritoriālajā centrā „Krasts”
Aiviekstes ielā 14,  tālrunis 67037471,
Teritoriālajā centrā „Daugava”
Aglonas ielā 35 k-1, tālrunis  67181437
Teritoriālajā centrā „Pļavnieki”
Salnas ielā 2,  tālrunis 67037447
Teritoriālajā centrā „Āgenskalns”
E. Smiļģa ielā 46,  tālrunis 67012271
Teritoriālajā centrā „Dzirciems”
Baldones ielā 2,  tālrunis 67012369
Teritoriālajā centrā „Bolderāja”
Mežrozīšu ielā 43,  tālrunis 67037559
Teritoriālajā centrā „Imanta”
Imantas 8. līnijā 1 k-2,  tālrunis 67037892
Teritoriālajā centrā „Vidzeme”
Vidrižu ielā 1A,  tālrunis 67012126
Brīvības gatvē 266,  tālrunis 67012157
Teritoriālajā centrā „Purvciems”
Ieriķu ielā 2B,  tālrunis 67012127
Pērnavas ielā 1,  tālrunis 67105538
Teritoriālajā centrā „Ziemeļi”
Hanzas ielā 7,  tālrunis 67026649
2. solis / Pay step
Riga Social Service pays for a psychologist's service of EUR 30,00 per consultancy and a maximum of 10 per client. (If the counseling of a psychologist costs more than EUR 30,00, the difference shall be borne by the client from his own resources.)
Payments: View payments
3. solis / The step
After receiving all the documents, within one month the Social Service of Riga takes a decision regarding the granting or refusal of social service.
The social service applicant shall be informed of the decision taken.
Payments: View payments
On the spot Baltic Social Assistance Foundation
Adrese: Lāčplēša iela 27 - 9, Rīga, LV-1011
Tālrunis: 29102920
Other contact details: Kontaktpersona - Ilze Reinfelde, 29102920