As a self-help organisation, the Federal Association of Families of People with Mental Illness (BApK) funds the work defined in its statutes predominantly from four sources:
The BApK operates
No revenues are generated from these participations.
We are also dependent on funding for the realisation of our projects. We thank all those who by their grants have enabled us to carry out such projects.
In 2016, these were:
The Federal Ministry of Health for the following project:
"The Development of Collaboration Agreements between Psychiatric Hospitals as well as the organisers of psychiatric services in the community, and families as part of quality assurance"
The statutory health insurance company BKK Dachverband e.V. and BKK Landesverband Nordwest on the state level for
Barmer / GEK for
the children's book project, "Anton, die Schildkröte" (Anton the Turtle)
You can find further information in our 2016 annual report.
In addition, we thank all those who have supported us in many different ways, e.g.
and especially our supporting members and donors.
Details about Funding (in German only)
It goes without saying for us that we handle the funds entrusted to us as frugally and cost-effectively as possible.
For that reason, we are publishing the following overview showing revenues and expenditure for the individual business areas. (Annual Reports)