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Blind and severely visually impaired people can receive a help for the blind, known as "blind money", which is dependent on income and wealth.

Documents may be required. Please contact the appropriate body.

Applications may be made informally.


In the Land of Lower Saxony, other benefits may be the State Blind Money or payments from the Landesblindenfonds.

The blind and severely visually impaired from the former district of Braunschweig can receive support from the Herzog-Wilhelm-Blindenstiftung.

  • Herzog-Wilhelm-Blindenstiftung

Related Links

  • Sozialgesetzbuch - Zwölftes Buch (SGB XII)
  • § 72 Sozialgesetzbuch - Zwölftes Buch (SGB XII)

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