An important criteria of a society’s development stage last but not least is how it treats its weaker members of society. For a long time Austria has been considering itself as a “welfare state” in which the state – as far as possible – balances social inequality to support weaker population groups. According to “Statistik Austria” Austria spends more than 10.000 Euro per capita, that equals about 85 Billion Euro year per year, with a trend to increase further.

shm has proved itself as a knowledge partner, consulter and implementer for welfare institutions. In collaboration with private and public partners we secure multiple customer benefits: realization of cost cutting and ensuring that resources are being targeted effectively.