WOHINDO

Further advice agencies

Offers for Refugees

Flüchtlingsberatung der Diakonie

Advice and assistance in manners of law concerning foreigners and social law during and after the asylum procedure. Dublin III, Unresolved Residence, Health, Relocation
MON 1.00 – 4.00 pm and THU 9.00 am – noon
2nd Floor, Haus der Diakonie, Rolandstraße 10, 44145 Dortmund
0231 8494621
migration@diakoniedortmund.de

lokal willkommen

Recruitment, mediation and support of volunteers and mentors for refugees as well as support of refugees with the integration in the districts after moving from the temporary homes.
MON and FRI 9.00 am – noon, TUE 1.00 – 4.00 pm, THU 2.00 – 5.00 pm and by appointment, closed on WED
www.lokalwillkommen.dortmund.de
In districts Aplerbeck and Brackel
Brackeler Hellweg 146, 44309 Dortmund
lokalwillkommen.ba@stadtdo.de
In districts Hörde and Hombruch
Schildplatz 7, 44263 Dortmund
lokalwillkommen.hh@stadtdo.de
In districts Mengede and Huckarde
Westerfilder Straße 54, 44357 Dortmund
lokalwillkommen.mh@stadtdo.de

Projekt Ankommen e.V.

Assistance and support: Voluntary mentors support during visits at public offices, help with filling in forms and support with discovering the neighborhood.
Moving assistance: Furniture and other donations will be collected and delivered to the apartments of refugees with the transporter of Projekt Ankommen e.V.
TUE and WED 5.00 – 7.00 pm
Heinrichstraße 1, 44137 Dortmund
sachspenden@projekt-ankommen.de
www.projekt-ankommen.de

Train of Hope e.V.

Assistance in searching for and furnishing of an apartment
www.trainofhope-do.de
www.facebook.com/TrainOfHope.Dortmund
www.facebook.com/groups/882281055187124/
Arbeitskreis Rat und Tat (work group advice and action)
Consulting in different languages, support with filling in forms, accompaniment to appointments with public offices, information about everyday matters
MON, WED and THU 2.00 – 6.00 pm
Münsterstraße 54, 44145 Dortmund
kontakt@trainofhope-do.de
Frauen-Treff (women’s meeting)
Female refugees and voluntary mentors get together to talk, enjoy coffee and cake and give free rein to creativity
SAT 3.00 – 6.00 pm
Arbeitskreis Gays Oriental (work group Gays Oriental)
Get-together for LGBTIQ*-refugees: we offer different activities, workshops, seminars and excursions in a safe environment
go@trainofhope-do.de

Multikulturelles Forum e.V. – Flüchtlingsberatung

Support with asylum procedure, help with personal problems, general orientation guide, accompaniment to appointments with public offices, help with filling in forms, information and assistance in manners of law concerning asylum, residence and social law
Contact person: Frau Demirkol
MON – FRI 9.00 am – noon and by appointment
Friedensplatz 7, 44135 Dortmund
0231 28860736
demirkol@multikulti-forum.de
www.multikulti-forum.de

Offers for EU-Citizens

Ökumenische Anlaufstelle für EU-Zuwander/innen „Willkommen Europa“

Free of charge mother tongue consulting and accompaniment regarding the topics life in Dortmund, job market, assessment of professional competences, German classes, Family
MON 12.30 – 4.00 pm (Bulgarian and Romanian)
TUE 10.00 am – noon (Spanish, Italian, Polish, English and more EU languages)
WED 9.30 – 11.30 am (Bulgarian and Romanian)
Braunschweiger Straße 31 – 33, 44145 Dortmund
www.willkommen-europa-dortmund.de
Muttersprachliche Familienbegleiter/innen (native speaking family companions)
Free of charge mother tongue consulting and accompaniment offer for Romanian and Bulgarian families regarding the topics life in Dortmund, support with searching for a kindergarten and with registering in school, advice on questions of pregnancy, child-raising, health and diet, accompaniment to appointments with public offices, information events
MON 12.30 – 4.00 pm (Bulgarian and Romanian) and by appointment
Braunschweiger Straße 31 – 33, 44145 Dortmund
www.willkommen-europa-dortmund.de/die-beratungsstelle/team-familie

Offers for EU-Citizens and Refugees

Projekt Stadtteilmütter und –väter

Accompaniment of migrants to regular services by mother tongue speakers
Contact person: Frau Tadus
0231 28664930
tadus@diakoniedortmund.de

Projekt „Interkulturelle Lotsen“ der Auslandsgesellschaft.de gGmbH

Information and support regarding the topics public offices, health- and social system, education, career choice and much more. Accompaniment to appointments with public offices, translation services and support with finding and furnishing an apartment can only be provided if there is free capacity.
An active help with the apartment search is unfortunately not possible.
THU 10.00 am – 1.00 pm only by prior arrangement with Matthias Mertes (German)
Lotsenbüro, Steinstraße 48, 44147 Dortmund
0231 8380072 or 0231 8380073
mertes@auslandsgesellschaft.de and plum@auslandsgesellschaft.de

Marhaba Café im Dietrich-Keuning-Haus Dortmund

Support and advice for newcomers and capacity building in coping with everyday life for men, woman, families, kids and teenagers
Contact person: Frau El-Mafaalani
TUE, WED and FRI 5.00 – 8.00 pm
Dietrich-Keuning-Haus, Leopoldstraße 50, 44147 Dortmund
0231 5025151
dkh@dortmund.de
www.dortmund.de/de/freizeit_und_kultur/dietrich_keuning_haus/start_dkh/index.html

Soziale Fachberatung (Social counselling service) und Flüchtlingsberatung (refugee counselling service) der Caritas

The social counselling service (independent of nationality and residence status) and refugee counselling service (for asylum seekers and refugees with temporary right to stay) of Caritas offer support in interactions with Sozialamt, Jobcenter and Foreigner’s Registration Office and other agencies as well as landlords, energy suppliers and similar services.
An active help with the apartment search is unfortunately not possible.
Soziale Fachberatung (social counselling service)
For all those who seek advice: MON, TUE and FRI 9.00 – 11.00 am
Osterlandwehr 12 – 14, 44145 Dortmund
0231 8610800
bmaerz@caritas-dortmund.de
Flüchtlingsberatung (refugee counselling service)
For asylum seekers and refugees with temporary right to stay: TUE 9.00 – 11.00 am preferably by appointment
Osterlandwehr 12 – 14, 44145 Dortmund
0231 8610800
fluechtlingsberatung@caritas-dortmund.de

Migrationsberatung für erwachsene Zuwanderer (MBE)

Free of charge consulting for immigrants aged 27 and older who have recently arrived in Germany and are staying here permanently and need support in everyday issues (e.g. German classes, school, education, profession, accreditation of foreign qualifications, residence issues, economic issues, marriage, partnership, family, health issues)

Planerladen e.V.

Contact person: Frau Çalışkan
WED 9.30 am – 12.30 pm without appointment, TUE and THU by appointment
Schützenstraße 42, 44147 Dortmund
0231 8820967
caliskan@planerladen.de
www.planerladen.de/migrationsberatung.html

Deutsches Rotes Kreuz KV Dortmund e.V.

TUE 9.00 am – noon and THU 1.00 – 3.00 pm and by appointment
Beurhausstraße 71, 44137 Dortmund
0231 18100
migrationsberatung@drk-dortmund.de
www.drk-dortmund.de/migrationsberatung

AWO Unterbezirk Dortmund

www.awo-dortmund.de
Location Klosterstraße
Contact persons: Frau Dr. Cankay-Bayar, Frau Bornschlegl, Herr Arslan
Klosterstraße 8 – 10, 44135 Dortmund
Dr. Cankay-Bayar: MON 9.00 am – noon
0231 9934202
s.cankay-bayar@awo-dortmund.de
Bornschlegl: TUE 2.00 – 5.00 pm
0151 58439894
c.bornschlegl@awo-dortmund.de
Arslan: THU 2.00 – 5.00 pm
0151 270093692
h.arslan@awo-dortmund.de
Location Speicherstraße
Contact person: Herr Bauernfeind
Speicherstraße 56, 44147 Dortmund
THU 9.00 am – noon
0151 41473179
b.bauernfeind@awo-dortmund.de

Caritas

Contact persons: Frau Soballa and Frau Alexandre
By appointment
Bernhard-März-Haus, Osterlandwehr 12 – 14, 44145 Dortmund
0231 8610800
www.caritasdortmund.de/beratung ...

Diakonie

MON 9.00 am – noon and THU 1.00 – 4.00 pm
2nd floor, Haus der Diakonie, Rolandstraße 10, 44145 Dortmund
0231 8494621
migration@diakoniedortmund.de
www.diakoniedortmund.de

Stadtteil-Schule

Contact person: Frau Frohnert
MON – THU 10.00 am – 7.00 pm preferably by appointment
Oesterholzstraße 120, 44145 Dortmund
0160 99261843
gfrohnert@stadtteil-schule.de

IN VIA Jugendmigrationsdienst

Free of charge consulting for young immigrants aged between 12 and 27 who live in Dortmund and need advice and support (e.g. language classes, school, training search, studies, accreditation of foreign qualifications, help with filling in forms, personal and family issues).
info.jmd@invia-dortmund.de
Location Propsteihof
Contact persons: Frau Kurz and Frau Slisko
MON and THU 9.00 am – noon, THU 2.00 – 5.00 pm, additional appointments by prior arrangement
Propsteihof 10, 44137 Dortmund
0231 1848142 or 0231 1848143
Location Münsterstraße
Contact person: Frau Fischbuch
MON, TUE, THU and FRI 9.30 am – 1.00 pm
Münsterstraße 57, 44145 Dortmund
0231 98128718