A number of societies, associations and self-help groups are available to assist you in dealing with problems and their consequences. These are good opportunities for you and other survivors to learn how to deal with an illness.

For more information contact the Outpatient Centre for Severely Disabled Persons (+49 3581 31-5040), the Office of Social Affairs (+49 3581 72-1700) and the Office of Public Health (+49 3581 663-2601).