Other organisations

Organisations involved in disability, employment, migration, education and integration.

Arbetsförmedlingen – Sweden’s largest employment agency

Försäkringskassan – decides and pays out a large part of the benefits included in the social insurance system

The Swedish Migration Agency – the authority that examines applications from people who want to settle in Sweden, come to visit, seek protection during persecution or apply for Swedish citizenship

MFD – The authority for participation – a knowledge authority that works with disability issues

Boverket – is the state authority for community planning, construction and housing

The Ombudsman for Discrimination – a government agency that works to promote opportunities and rights and combat discrimination

The National Board of Health and Welfare – a state authority that works with broad activities related to social services and health care

The special education school authority – works to ensure that children, young people and adults, regardless of functional ability, have the conditions to reach the goals for their education