Niedersachsen Pro Bono Directory

Gesellschaft für bedrohte Völker (Society for Threatened Peoples)

Postfach 2024, 37010 Göttingen
Tel: +49 (0)551 49 90 60
Fax: +49 (0)551 58 028

An organisation that campaigns on behalf of minorities and vulnerable groups.

Kirchenamt der EKD (Evangelical Churches Germany)

Herrenhäuser Str. 12, 30419 Hannover
Tel: +49 (0)511 27 960
Fax: +49 (0)511 27 96 707
Provides Christian counselling by internet or over the phone.

MediNetz – Medizinische Beratungs – und Vermittlungsstelle für Flüchtlinge (Medical Aid for Refugees)

c/o Kargah – Flüchtlingsbüro, Zur Bettfedernfabrik 3, 30451 Hannover
Tel: +49 (0)511 215 30 31 or +49 (0)176 811 196 54 (Please leave a message on our answering machine outside office hours. MediNetz will call you back as soon as possible.)
Consultation hours: Monday 17:30-19:00
MediNetz Hannover gives medical aid to refugees and migrants who don’t have documents and makes appointments with doctors of all disciplines. The treatment is anonymous and as far as possible free of cost. MediNetz Hannover does not give any information to governmental institutions and does not collect personal data.

Interkulturelle Arbeitsstelle für Forschung, Bildung und Beratung e.V. (IBIS)

Klävemannstaße 16, 26122 Oldenburg
Tel: +49 (0)441 88 40 16
Fax: +49 (0)441 98 49 606
Opening hours of Refugee Counseling: Monday – Friday 10:00 – 12:00, Tuesday and Thursday 14:00 – 16:00 and with appointment
IBIS e. V. offers an independent asylum advice. The service is free. This includes the provision of information regarding the general legal situation, open-ended and individual case-specific advice regarding your own situation, explanation and translation of notices, notifications and appeals, intervention and mediation in conflict situations, contacting authorities, monitoring and support for the enforcement of existing rights, placement of lawyers, working with translators and advice on questions of health care. IBIS e. V. also offers anti-discrimination counseling, German courses (including child-care), support for children in school, a refugee café on Friday afternoons (14:00 – 18:00) and hosts a variety of events such as panel discussions, informational and educational events, parties.