8.2.7 The Commissioner for Integration and Migration
The Commissioner for Integration and Migration of the Berlin city government offers a comprehensive counselling service taking care of social and legal problems. The Commissioner's Office can assist in personal emergencies; and organises training courses to combat discrimination and violence. Also it gives advice in cases of discrimination and supports associations, clubs and community initiatives of foreign fellow-citizens.
Waiting tickets will be available one hour prior to office hours.
For legal counselling on the telephone during office hours:
Phone: (+49 30) 90 17-23 72
A current version of the brochure entitled Migration und Integration - ein Wegweiser für Berlin (Immigration and Integration - a Berlin Guide) contains many useful addresses and points of contact of the Berlin city government, welfare organisations and trade unions, economic organisations, insurance companies and immigrant associations and clubs.