Information for refugees

As a refugee with a recognised residence status according to § 25, paragraph 1-3 as well as paragraph 5 according to the Residence Act and with residence in Dortmund, you will receive help for professional integration and for securing your livelihood at the so-called "Integration Point".

The staff of the "Integration Point" speak Arabic, Turkish, English, French, Spanish, Persian, haussa, djerma and mina and can offer initial counselling in many cases in the mother tongue. 

If the requirements are met, they will hand out the applications for unemployment benefit II, assist you with the application process and process your applications for SGB II benefits.

In job placement, the existing school knowledge and the professional experience acquired in the country of origin are comprehensively recorded. The employees advise you on the recognition procedures for educational and vocational qualifications acquired abroad and enable you to participate in language courses (German courses) and other measures for professional integration into work and training. They hand out job offers and place you as an applicant.

Integration Point
Steinstraße 39 44147 Dortmund
0231 842-9531