Information event «How to access the job market»
What are the requirements in the Swiss working environment? What are the possibilities and the ways to enter the job market? Where can I get support?
We will visit the career centre Stadt Zürich Laufbahnzentrum, where you will learn more about the Swiss education system and receive information about career entry and possible fields of work. Ask your individual questions regarding training and further education opportunities, search for employment as well as recognition of diplomas.
We inform in various languages:
- Thursday, 7 April 2022: German, English, Arabic, Tigrinya and French
- Thursday, 24 November 2022: German, English, Albanian, Italian, Portuguese and Spanish.
2.00 – 4.00 p.m.
Stadt Zürich Laufbahnzentrum
Registration: www.caritas-zuerich.ch/infobildung or phone 044 366 68 90. This event is free of charge.
Information tour ««Living on a low budget in Zurich»»
What is KulturLegi? What do I need to do to receive a KulturLegi? Where can I beneft from discounts and save money?
On our tour through the districts of Zurich Aussersihl and Oerlikon, you will learn more about what the KulturLegi offers. You will visit the Caritas market and Caritas secondhand store nearby. We help you fll out the application form for the KulturLegi and you will receive helpful tips for saving money in everyday life. There will also be enough time for your questions.
- Wednesday, 4th May 2022, 13.30 – 16.30; German, Arabic, English, Spanish and Tigrinya.
ECAP Zürich Kita
- Wednesday, 2nd November 2022, 13.30 – 16.30; German, Arabic, English, Spanish and Tigrinya.
ECAP Zürich Kita
This event is free of charge, including childcare.
Please sign up here: www.caritas-zuerich.ch/infoleben
Information on all aspects of Money
Do you have questions concerning money? How do I set a budget and what is relevant to keep in mind when doing so? Where can I turn in light of financial problems? In our workshops you’ll get information on collection agency, debt traps like credit and customer cards, health insurance and taxes.
We provide information in different languages.
Specialists from Caritas Zürich will inform and individually counsel you following the workshop.
- Wednesday, May 18th 2022: 17.30-20.00: English, German, Arabic, Tigrinya and French:
- Thursday, September 22th 2022; 17-30-20.00: English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, Italian and Albanian
Registration: www.caritas-zuerich.ch/infoarbeiten or phone 044 366 68 90. This event is free of charge.
How to find an apartment
Informations about finding an apartment in Zurich:
- How do I search for an apartment in the city of Zurich?
- What are the requirements for different housing options, as for example cooperatives, etc.?
- What do I need to know about tenancy law?
Specialists from Domicil Foundation and Caritas Zürich will inform in various languages.
- Thursday, 23th June 2022, 18.30-20.30: German, English, Arabic, Tigrinya and French.
- Tuesday, 8th November 2022; 18.30-20.30; German, English, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, French and Albanian.
This event is free of charge. No registration necessary.
Free Walk: New in Zurich Tour
An informative and entertaining tour with all you need to know plus insider information about Zurich. Get acquainted with Zurich's culture and life, learn what is important when living in Zurich. Meet and chat with other newcomers, learn about taxes, the political system, recycling, cultural specificities, services offered by the city of Zurich and try some basic words in Swiss German.
Every Sunday at 11am
Paradeplatz (in front of Credit Suisse)
Free Walk Switzerland is a not-for-profit association that is offering guided tours on a tip-basis. This tour is supported by the City of Zurich and therefore no tip is expected.