Social services help people to integrate, assert themselves and feel at home, or transform, modify or change their environment for the better.
The social services department allocates financial assistance according to LIAS (Loi sur l'Intégration et l'Aide Sociale). The principals of social assistance are:
Social assistance covers rights and responsibilities of beneficiaries
The Entremont social workers meet people asking for social assistance and verify their right to temporary help. A full dossier is drawn up at the municipailty for a final decision and follow-up.