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Women's counselling and violence protection centre

Danzierstr. 142a
51063 Köln

Organisation: Diakonie Michaelshoven Soziale Hilfen gGmbH

Opening hours:

Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 9-12
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 3-6 p.m.
and by arrangement

You can come to us:


Dogs ok

What we offer:


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Further information:

Please arrange the bringing of dogs in advance, thank you.

Counselling is free of charge, confidential, protected and unbureaucratic. It can be done by telephone, by e-mail or in a personal meeting. Counselling is available in German, English and Turkish.

The counselling centre is a specialised counselling centre for women* according to §§ 67 ff. of the Social Code Book XII. Counselling is provided on the following topics, among others:

  • (Impending) homelessness
  • Questions about unemployment benefit II, basic security or other social benefits
  • Financial problems, debts
  • Difficulties with authorities or other institutions
  • Physical, mental or sexual experiences of violence
  • Domestic violence or stalking
  • Family or partnership conflicts
  • Separation and divorce
  • Addiction
  • Physical and mental health
  • Other life crises
  • Migration
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