Counselling centre for migrant women: FIZ advocates for the protection and rights of migrant women who are survivors of violence and exploitation.
Intercultural families and bi-national couples can find advice about life in Switzerland. The counselling centres provide information about legal, cultural and financial issues. They also answer questions about integration, partnership and family life.
Employment contracts, pensions, employment law, self-employment – so many questions. This platform provides a host of answers.
List of employment conditions depending on residential status, with an application form and addresses of the competent cantonal authorities.
On this page each stage of the asylum procedure is explained.
Information for undocumented migrants about important aspects of everyday life, such as healthcare, social insurance or school.
Animations, explanatory videos and other documents about the accelerated asylum procedure in Switzerland.
How can I apply for asylum? What is the asylum procedure? How can I bring my family to Switzerland? Asylex offers free legal aid and provides fast, competent and free information about the Swiss asylum procedure.
The Hilfswerk der Evangelischen Kirchen der Schweiz (HEKS) provides legal advice and support in various languages. Do you have any questions about the asylum procedure in Switzerland? Or are you the victim of discrimination or racist abuse?
Advice and support for people wanting to apply for a humanitarian visa in Switzerland.
Overview of cantonal centres
In Switzerland, there are compulsory and complementary insurance policies. This website presents the most common types.
Retirement in Switzerland explained clearly.
How can you obtain Swiss nationality, how long does it take and how much does it cost? Important easy-to-understand information about the nationalization process.
Information and training folders about human trafficking, sex work and migrant women.
Information about the conditions, opportunities and necessary documentation for reuniting your family.
Basic information on the opportunities for foreign nationals to obtain a work permit – depending on nationality and circumstances (conditions, legislation, etc.).