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Migration counselling
for adult immigrants

Independent free of charge confidential

Migration Counselling for Adult Immigrants (MBE) offers services for immigrants from the age of 27 years and their children.

MBE supports you to find solutions for challenges in every-day life – fast and unbureaucratic. We offer advice and answers, for example on the following topics:

Living

How do I find a home?
How much is the rent
for an apartment?

Finances and money

How do I get support if I am
unemployed? How can I apply for
child benefits (Kindergeld)?

Learning German

Where can I learn German?
Do I have to pay for the course?
Which courses are available?

Education and work

Will my school diploma or
professional training be recognized? How and where can I find work?

Health

How do I get health insurance?
Which doctor can I go to?

Marriage, family, and parenting

Who can support me during pregnancy?
Where can I get advice on matters and challenges
in family and partnership?

Authorities, residence in Germany

I have received a letter
from the immigration office (“Ausländerbehörde”)
– what does it mean and what do I have to do?
Can I extend my residence permit?

Migration counselling
for adult immigrants

Independent free of charge confidential

Migration Counselling for Adult Immigrants (MBE) offers services for immigrants from the age of 27 years and their children.

MBE supports you to find solutions for challenges in every-day life – fast and unbureaucratic. We offer advice and answers, for example on the following topics:

Living

How do I find a home? How much is the rent for an apartment?

Finances and money

How do I get support if I am unemployed? How can I apply for child benefits (Kindergeld)?

Learning German

Where can I learn German? Do I have to pay for the course myself? Which courses are available?

Education and work

Will my school diploma or professional training be recognized? How and where can I find work?

Health

How do I get health insurance? Which doctor can I go to?

Marriage, family, and parenting

Who can support me during pregnancy? Where can I get advice on matters and challenges in family and partnership?

Authorities, residence in Germany

I have received a letter from the immigration office (“Ausländerbehörde”) – what does it mean and what do I have to do? Can I extend my residence permit?

You can find more information about the MBE here.


This is where you can find counselling and support

Migration counselling
in your local area

Find migration counselling in your area
using the BAMF – NAvI

Migration counselling
online

Free of charge, secure and competent.
Get advice online.

Are you
under 27 years old?

The Youth Migration Services or JMD offer counselling for people with an immigrantion background between the ages of 12 and 27.

Find JMD in my area - Click here for JMD online counselling

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Numbers and downloads

1489
Counselling services
(2022)
315000
Consultation cases
(2022)
559000
People reached
(2022)

Organisations implementing
the Migration Counselling for Adult Immigrants

Migration Counselling is implemented by the welfare organisations
which are members of the Federal Association of Non-statutory Welfare (BAGFW)
and by the Federation of Expellees (Bund der Vertriebenen, BdV).
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