Other services

The municipality of Kvam is responsible for providing inhabitants with a wide range of health and care services, as well as for preventive public health work.

Services provided by the municipality include:

The links above will lead you to the Norwegian-language pages with further information on the various services.

If you are a resident of Kvam and in need of nursing and care services, you may use an application form to apply for this (available in Norwegian here). Follow the following procedure:

  1. Fill out the application form. Describe the kind of assistance you are in need of. The municipal office for nursing and care services will then evaluate what services will the most appropriate for you.
  2. If someone else is filling out the application on your behalf, this must be stated in the application.
  3. Print, sign and send the form by mail to the municipal office for nursing and care services (Forvaltarkontoret, Nedre Norheim 44, 5600 Norheimsund). It is currently not possible to apply electronically.
  4. If you are in need of assistance in filling out the application, you may contact the office at phone number 56 55 86 00. You may also contact them, or the service desk at Kvam rådhus (the town hall) if you need a printed version of the form. 

Applications are handled continuously and there is no application deadline. 

You will receive a reply within 4 weeks. To ensure that you get the services that are the most suitable for you, we will seek to evaluate your situation and gather further information, with your co-operation. You may be granted one of more nursing and care services, as appropriate. 

If your application is turned down, you will be informed about the reasoning for this. You will also be informed about how to deliver a complaint, and about the deadline for doing so.