SMS - Sächsisches Ministerium für Soziales und Verbraucherschutz
SMS - Saxon Ministry of Social Affairs and Consumer Protection
The Ministry of Social Affairs and Consumer Protection takes care of the needs of people and animals at all ages and in every life situation. It is responsible for children, young people and families as well as for seniors, people with disabilities and welfare recipients. In particular, the Ministry is responsible for the social insurance and health and veterinary sectors. Particularly the health and economic protection of consumers with its various facets is an important part of the work of the ministry, which is performed together with the consumer center. In the area of family and society, the framework conditions are needed so that families in Saxony can live well.