Help for victims of persecution and violence

Protecting human dignity.

Our work areas

The Center ÜBERLEBEN supports rehabilitation and integration of refugees and migrants. Our services include medical and therapeutic treatment and immediate psychosocial care for newly arrived traumatized refugees. The Center also provides basic psychological, social and legal counseling, qualification courses together with vocational preparation and training to refugees and migrants. Additionally, scientific research and the development of treatment approaches as well as documentation of the causes, the consequences and the treatment of traumata accompany the work of the Center.

Treatment and Rehabilitation

Medical and therapeutic support for traumatized refugees.

Integration and Qualification

Social and labour market integration of refugees and migrants.


Scientific research and the development of treatment approaches.


Special library on the subject of health consequences of torture, persecution and extreme traumatization.

Often, torture survivors have literally been left speechless. 

At the Center ÜBERLEBEN, they find a safe place to talk about and cope with their experiences – to start anew with a strong voice.

For people seeking help

Please note that appointment requests can only be answered by phone.


Telephone consultation-hours

Joint consultation hours

Tel.: +49 (0) 30 30 39 06 -69

Monday from 12:00-14:00
Wednesday from 11:00-13:00






Offers for Ukrainians and helpers

Article 3,
Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Everyone has the right to life, liberty and security of person.