BApK

Bundesverband der Angehörigen psychisch erkrankter Menschen e.V.

  • Tasks and Goals


Tasks and Targets of BApK

As a self-help organisation, the Federal Association of Families of People with Mental Illness (BApK) represents families with people with mental illness on a national level. The BApK sees its duties in

  • influencing politics and legislation
  • supporting and networking the activities of the state associations
  • critically supporting developments in hospitals and psychiatry in the community
  • informing and advising the social environment of people with mental illness; one way in which the BApK achieves this is by providing its "SeeleFon" telephone hotline
  • organising conferences and seminars
  • publishing informational material which provide families with people affected with practical help and objective information
  • participating as the co-publisher of "Psychosoziale Umschau" and co-operator of the "Psychiatry Network"( www.psychiatrie.de )

You can find detailed information on this homepage

  • on our self-image, our objectives and the structure of the association
  • on our offers such as advice and informational material

on our priorities and projects as well as our public relations work