SMS - Sächsisches Ministerium für Soziales und Verbraucherschutz
SMS - Saxon Ministry of Social Affairs and Consumer Protection
The Saxon State Ministry for Social Affairs and Consumer Protection takes care of the interests of people and animals of all ages and in every life situation. It is responsible for children, young people and families as well as for senior citizens, people with disabilities and welfare recipients. In particular, the Ministry regulates social security, health and veterinary matters. Especially the health and economic consumer protection with its different facets is an important part of the work of the ministry, which is carried out together with the consumer centre. In the area of family and society it is all about the basic conditions so that families can live well in Saxony.