Social security

Social Welfare Office
Piazza Municipio 1
P.O. Box 564
6614 Brissago

Deborah Prato

Tel. +41 91 786 81 50

Social worker:
Vita-Malia Jauneau

Tel. +41(0)91 786 81 78

Wednesday 1:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Telephone hours:
Mon - Fri
10:00 - 11:30
14:00 - 16:00

Counter hours:
Mon - Fri
09:00 - 11:30
14:00 - 16:00

The Assistance Office

It deals with situations of economic deprivation, guaranteeing the means of subsistence for those in need and offers in-depth assistance in processing the file. It proposes job placement programmes.

The Municipal AVS/AI/IPG Agency

Carries out all tasks related to the federal and cantonal OASI law and the cantonal law on family allowances.
It is responsible for the primary control of sickness insurance cover with regard to compulsory basic insurance.

Social worker

The Social Welfare Office also has a social worker. She is available to users by appointment on Wednesday afternoons.