The Gentofte Kommune Job Centre can help you to get started applying for jobs if you are unemployed, or if you’ve recently moved to Gentofte from abroad.
You can make a difference for others as a volunteer. Voluntary work can also expand your network and result in new experiences. Here’s a list of ways to volunteer.
You can get financial help if you lose your job. Find out how to sign on as unemployed, what benefits you can apply for, and how Gentofte Kommune can help you to find work or training.
If you become ill or are injured and unable to work, you can apply for sickness benefit. See the rules and how to apply.
New parents are entitled to take time off work when having a baby or adopting a child. During parental leave, you can either receive salary or parental leave benefit.
You are entitled to take holidays when you work in Denmark. Read about the rules regulating holidays and payment of holiday pay.
State pension is a monthly income for older Danes who have reached retirement age. As a pensioner, you can apply for a health subsidy, which gives you an allowance for medicine, for example.
Yavor recommends to go and join the activities shared in the community: sports activities, clubs of interest or art.
For Claire, clubs and societies were the way to build a social network in Denmark.
Poornima recommends enjoying both city life and the countryside in Gentofte Kommune.