First you should complain locally to the Latvian authorities and courts. They should be able to offer the easiest and quickest solution to your problem.

European and international institutions will not accept your claim if you have not tried to complain to the local institutions first. You can only go to the European and international institutions if you think that the violation of your rights has not been remedied by the Latvian institutions.

About this section

This section of the Guide will explain where you can complain about the conditions and treatment in mental health care institutions.
You can read about international and European complaint procedures in the section Human rights institutions.

Human Rights Guide

A European platform for human rights education