The Regional Government of Silesia, based in Katowice, is the collegiate body that heads the political, executive and administrative powers of the region of Silesia, Poland. The Department of the European Social Fund is responsible for applying for and financing social services-related programmes with Europpean funding.

Main Areas of Work

  • Children and young people 
  • Children at risk of social exclusion
  • Homeless
  • Elderly
  • People with addiction
  • People with physical disabilities
  • People with mental disabilities
  • Mental health
  • People who are socially vulnerable
  • People in situations of difficulty or precarity
  • Victims of domestic abuse
  • Gender equality
  • Counteracting and supporting victims of gender-based violence
  • Migrants
  • Social Integration
  • Beneficiaries of minimum income
  • Poverty
  • Recipients of care
  • Foster care

Responsibilities/ Services

  • Responsible for implementing social services-related programmes co-financed from European funds
Regional Government of Silesia - Department of the European Social Fund