The Association of Social Services providers in the Slovak Republic (APSSvSR) is a professional organisation uniting social services providers in Slovakia. The association was established in 2009 and brings together more than 125 providers.


APSSvSR is a professional and interest organisation that brings together:

  • social service providers to formulate and reinforce their requirements, interests, and ideas on legislation, funding, and the whole system of social services,
  • professionals in social services to professionally shift providers and their employees to ever-higher levels of quality of social services and the satisfaction of social service providers,
  • employers and other affiliated organisations working in social services in an effort to maintain a comprehensive view of the needs and interests of the various actors in social services in the pursuit of social reconciliation and the continuous improvement of quality.

APSSvSR is a full member of the Federation of European Social Employers.