List of support services and projects regarding health

Interpreters’ and translators’ association

What

Through this association you can find available interpreters’ and translators’ to help you during medical procedures. The services are to be paid privately.

Where

(in English and German) www.universitas.org/

Yplus

What

You can contact this organisation if you need interpreting in the medical field. The services are to be paid privately.

Where

(in German) www.yplus.at/de/dolmetschen/

Rechbauerstraße 14/I

8010 Graz

Tel.: +43 316 38 12 68

Email: office@yplus.at

Amber-med

What

This organisation offers medical services free of charge for people who don’t have a medical insurance. They also offer visitation with interpreting services.

Where

(in English and German) www.amber-med.at/

Oberlaaer Strasse 300 – 306

1230 Vienna,

T: 01/589 00

Email: amber-med@diakonie.at

Regional hospitals in Salzburg

What

The city of Salzburg offer consultation hours in different languages to ensure the communication between patient and doctors.

Where

(in German) www.salk.at/6952.html

OMEGA

What

You can turn to this organisation if you need an interpreter to go to the doctor with you.

Where

(in German) www.omega-graz.at/

Albert-Schweitzer-Gasse 22

8020 Graz

Tel.: + 43 316 77 35 54-0

Email: office@omega-graz.at

Caritas

What

This organisation offers counselling if you have question about the Austrian health system or you need recommendations what to do when you have a health issue.

Where

(in German) www.caritas.at

Hemayat

What

You can ask for support and counselling to this organisation. The services are free of Charge.

Where

(in different languages) www.hemayat.org/

Sechsschimmelgasse 21

1090 Vienna

Miteinander lernen

What

This organisation offers counselling in topics related to health. They offer the counselling in in German, English or Turkish.

Where

(in German and Turkish) miteinlernen.at

Koppstraße 38/8, A

1160 Vienna

Tel. +43 1 493 16 08

Email: birlikte@miteinlernen.at

Vereinigung für Frauenintegration

What

You can turn to this association if you’re looking for counselling in topics related with health. The counselling session can be done with help of an interpreter in different languages.

Where

(in German) www.frauenintegration.at

Stiftgasse 8, 1. Stock, Raum 14

1070 Vienna

Tel.: +43 1 / 524 06 15

Email: info@frauenintegration.at

Station Wien

What

This organisation offers counselling in different topics, including topics related to health and insurance.

Where

(in German) www.stationwien.org/projekte/sozialberatung.html

Einsiedlerplatz 5/7

1050 Vienna

Tel.: +43 (0)1 96 680 96

Email: office@stationwien.com