Information about the healthcare system for asylum-seekers and people with a migrant background. Professionals and volunteers working with migrants and asylum-seekers can find background information.
__Sie sind Flüchtling in der Schweiz und Ihre Kinder sind im Heimatland? Oder sie wurden auf der Flucht von ihrem Ehepartner getrennt? Wer alles für einen Familiennachzug berechtigt ist oder welche Wartefristen es gibt, erfahren Sie in diesem Erklärvideo._…
Platform for volunteers in the asylum and migration sector
When looking for information about migration and voluntary work, volunteers or potential volunteers come across a lot of different information. It isn’t always easy to find your way around this maze. The Migration Infobox platform is a central repository f…
Most people know how to promote their physical health - for example, through a healthy diet or daily exercise. It is also common knowledge that an intact environment and a good working environment are beneficial to health. Mental health, on the other hand,…
What is a federal state? Who can help me if I fall ill? How and why do I pay taxes? In brief: How is Switzerland organized? The updated and richly illustrated 38-page brochure published by HEKS/EPER provides answers about civil life in Switzerland. This us…
Are you looking for your family?
The Tracing Service of the Swiss Red Cross helps to restore family contacts
Numerous borders are closed and many people are in quarantine or hospital. Some have unfortunately also died as a result of the virus. Who informs their relatives? With its worldwi…
Ideas for Kids, Youth and Families
Play sets for children or young people, each in a German/English and French/English version.
Sucht und Migration
For migrants, we offer an individual consulting service dealing with the areas of alcohol dependency and health care.
We advise and support you.
Do you experience violence yourself? Are you desperate? Do you not know whom you can turn to?
We all have the right to a life free of violence. There are ways of protecting yourself against violence.
A counselling flyer in the following languages: __Germa…
Frequently Asked Questions about tuberculosis and the answers
ALCOHOL | TOBACCO | CANNABIS | PRESCRIPTION MEDICATION | GAMBLING | DRUGS
Some people claim that alcohol, cannabis or other drugs helps them:
- Feel better
- Forget about their problems
- Integrate within a group of friends
- Pass time
- Fall asleep
These substances may give you the impression that your problems have gone away f…