The Swiss healthcare system in brief – a guide for immigrants to Switzerland.
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.
The integration promotion office is the city's competence centre for migration and integration issues. The website in German and other languages contains information about life in Zurich, which can be especially helpful for newcomers.
The portal contains health information in 56 languages. The brochures, guides, films and training materials can be downloaded free of charge and ordered online. They cover a broad range of topics: addiction, allergies, back pain, depression, pregnancy and vaccinations.
The comprehensive brochure is aimed at new residents and contains important information and addresses on various areas of everyday life.
Information about life in Aargau canton in various languages. Twelve categories (work, health, housing, etc.) cover everyday topics and answer frequently asked questions.
Overview of cantonal centres
In Switzerland, there are compulsory and complementary insurance policies. This website presents the most common types.
The brochure explains how parents can prepare their children for starting school. The main topics are: language, relationships, security and experience.
Retirement in Switzerland explained clearly.
Helpful tips on how to handle your money. Available in several languages and displayed on posters.
Information about the conditions, opportunities and necessary documentation for reuniting your family.
Health insurance premiums, changing insurer, premium reductions, maternity, supplementary insurance policies... Clear information about statutory and private health insurance in Switzerland.
What needs to be done when a child is born? Family allowances, birth certificate, health insurance and other administrative duties before and after the birth.