Assistance offers in Waldeck-Frankenberg

Assistance offers in Waldeck-Frankenberg

Since the Russian war of aggression on Ukraine, people from and in the war region have been offered a wide range of support. The district of Waldeck-Frankenberg bundles many offers of help on this page. The following overview - sorted by topic - is intended to serve as an orientation as to which offers of help are available where in Waldeck-Frankenberg.

The list below does not claim to be exhaustive and is based on information reported to the district. It is constantly updated. Institutions, initiatives or associations are welcome to submit their offers of help to the district using the button linked below. They will then be included in the list.

  • Sport

    VfR Volkmarsen 1920 e.V.
    Joachim Rest
    Tel. 0163-7580462

    • Football for children, youth and adults (5-99 years)

    Sports Coach
    Wolfgang Ochs
    Tel. 05621-4422

    • Arrangement and advice on sports offers in Bad Wildungen and the municipality of Edertal (badminton, basketball, boxing, football, gymnastics, health courses, handball, judo, running club, athletics, swimming, table tennis, volleyball, Taekwon Do, fitness jumping, volleyball, water gymnastics, ZUMBA and more).

    Sportcoach-Team Diemelstadt
    Monika Trilling-Rauch

    • Different offers not only in Diemelstadt
    • Meeting place, Various offers at: TV Germania Rhoden, Tus Wrexen

    TV 08 Külte e.V.
    Leonard Gysen
    Tel. 0176-70996642

    • Popular sports: handball and gymnastics
    • The TV 08 Külte (between Bad Arolsen and Volkmarsen) offers handball training for beginners and experienced players from the youngest minis (from 6 years) to adults.
  • Project funding

    Network for Tolerance
    Violetta Bat
    Tel. 05631 954 889

  • Assistance for visits to the doctor and authorities

    Förderverein des Schützenwesens Frankenberg
    Helmut Engel
    Tel. 06457-911910

  • Meeting place

    Ev. Stadtkirchengemeinde Korbach-Johanneskirche
    Sonja Lessing-Rümpler
    Tel. 05631-8193

    • Meeting place for small and big people from Ukraine and friends to consult, exchange information, play, talk and organise help:

    Johannes-Stübchen: open meeting place for all people seeking encounter, advice and help.
    Johanneskirche Korbach
    Karpatenstr. 2
    34497 Korbach
    Tuesdays 2 to 3.30 p.m. (except during holidays, i.e. Easter holidays 2023, Mon., 03.04. - Sat., 22.04.23)

    Encounter Café of the City of Korbach
    Ute Jennemann
    Tel. 05631 53-251

    • Exchange, help and support for refugees, their supporters and other interested parties. As a central meeting place for young and old, the Encounter Café offers the opportunity to network with each other. All rooms are accessible by lift.

    Jugendhaus Korbach
    Kirchstraße 20
    34497 Korbach
    Every Tuesday and Thursday 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

    Open meeting at the Martin Luther House
    VIA Flüchtlingshilfe Bad Wildungen e.V.
    Wolfgang Ochs
    Tel. 05621 4422

    • Exchange, help and support for refugees, their supporters and other interested parties

    Martin Luther House
    Breiter Hagen 12
    34537 Bad Wildungen
    Every Tuesday and Thursday, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

  • Supervision and counselling for volunteers working with refugees

    Institute for Supervision & Counselling
    Rev. Stefan Paternoster
    Tel. 05631 - 6205615

    • Offer starts mid-May 2022
    • Among other things, the content is about unburdening oneself, coping with difficult experiences and refugee work, exchanging ideas with others and finding solutions to problems together.
    • Contact will also be possible via an online portal as of mid-May
  • Support for seriously ill people - Bereavement café

    Bereavement Café - Frankenberg/Eder
    Outpatient Hospice Frankenberg
    Bei der Ledermühle 3, 35066 Frankenberg
    Elfi Simshäuser
    Tel. 06451-71616

  • Information and accompaniment

    VIA Flüchtlingshilfe Bad Wildungen e.V.
    Ute Claßen
    Tel. 05621 4422

    • The Refugee Assistance Service is happy to help with information, with visits to the authorities or with filling out forms.

    Martin Luther House
    Breiter Hagen 12
    34537 Bad Wildungen
    Thursdays, 10am-12pm

  • Consulting

    Consumer advice in Korbach
    Tel.: 05631 53971 (for appointments)

    Kirchstraße 7, 34497 Korbach

    Opening hours: Tuesday 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., Wednesday 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., Thursday 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.


    Consumer advice in Frankenberg
    Tel.: 06451 743629 or mobile 0159 03145593

    35066 Frankenberg (Eder)
    2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month 09:00 - 12:00 hrs.

    The DHB - Netzwerk Haushalt Hessen e. V. is a non-party, non-denominational and independent interest group and consumer association. We offer advice on insurance, the right of withdrawal, household management, nutrition and much more. More information is available on the website Project Household Skills for Refugees by DHB Hessen .

    EUTB (Ergänzende unabhängige Teilhabeberatung) Waldeck-Frankenberg
    The EUTB Waldeck-Frankenberg - BSBH e.V. supports you with questions about participation and rehabilitation. The main areas of counselling are: Entry into the 1st labour market, aids for blindness and visual impairment, counselling for relatives, orientation, planning and decision-making aids. Information about the EUTB Waldeck-Frankenberg is available here. Information for refugees with disabilities from Ukraine is available here .


    Korbach Counselling Centre
    Tel. 05631 5048728
    Tränkestraße 15, 34497 Korbach
    Opening hours: Monday 9:00 am to 11:00 am, Tuesday and Wednesday 11:00 am to 1:00 pm, Thursday 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm, Friday 10:00 am to 12:00 noon and by arrangement

    Counselling Centre Frankenberg
    Tel. 06451 2599950
    Bremer Str. 4, 35066 Frankenberg
    Opening hours: Thursday from 16:00-18:00, Friday from 10:00-12:00