Hafnarfjörður

Child protection

Icelandic Red Cross

The Icelandic Red Cross has branches all over Iceland that work according to our strategy in disaster services, with migrants, in health projects, clothing projects and more.

Address
Efstaleiti 9
Phone
570 4000
E-mail
asylum@redcross.is
Free
Free

Emergency Unit of the Psychiatric Division - Landspítali University Hospital

Available for mental health emergencies, also outside of normal working hours.

Address
Skaftahlíð 24
Phone
543 4050

This is an emergency, walk-in department, with no limited working hours. Also available Emergency mental health care for children with mental illness and disorders outside of normal working hours.

Free

VMST Call center

Providing services, including health referrals, to asylum seekers other than status-related questions.

Phone
515 4800
E-mail
postur@vmst.is

Monday to Thursday from 12:00-15:00 Press 5 to be connected to Applicants for International Protection.

Free

Helpline Red Cross Iceland

If you have an issue you would like to discuss with full respect for your confidentiality, reach out to our helpline.

Address
Efstaleiti 9
Phone
1717
E-mail
asylum@redcross.is

The line is open 24 hours, every day.

Free

Education

Directorate of Labour VMST Domus

Face to face consultations and referrals.

Address
Egilsgata 3
Phone
515 4800
E-mail
postur@vmst.is

Open Monday to Thursday from 9:00 to 11:00.

Free

VMST Call center

Providing services, including health referrals, to asylum seekers other than status-related questions.

Phone
515 4800
E-mail
postur@vmst.is

Monday to Thursday from 12:00-15:00 Press 5 to be connected to Applicants for International Protection.

Free

ENIC-NARIC-Information and Guidance Regarding Academic Recognition.

Information about recognition of academic diplomas in Iceland

Address
Saemundargata 2, 101 Reykjavík.
Phone
525 5452
E-mail
enicnaric@hi.is

In case you would need information how to verify and recognize your foreign diploma in Icelandic academic system

Free

Gender-based violence

Directorate of Labour VMST Domus

Face to face consultations and referrals.

Address
Egilsgata 3
Phone
515 4800
E-mail
postur@vmst.is

Open Monday to Thursday from 9:00 to 11:00.

Free

Icelandic Red Cross

The Icelandic Red Cross has branches all over Iceland that work according to our strategy in disaster services, with migrants, in health projects, clothing projects and more.

Address
Efstaleiti 9
Phone
570 4000
E-mail
asylum@redcross.is
Free
Free

Emergency Unit of the Psychiatric Division - Landspítali University Hospital

Available for mental health emergencies, also outside of normal working hours.

Address
Skaftahlíð 24
Phone
543 4050

This is an emergency, walk-in department, with no limited working hours. Also available Emergency mental health care for children with mental illness and disorders outside of normal working hours.

Free

Helpline Red Cross Iceland

If you have an issue you would like to discuss with full respect for your confidentiality, reach out to our helpline.

Address
Efstaleiti 9
Phone
1717
E-mail
asylum@redcross.is

The line is open 24 hours, every day.

Free

Health

Directorate of Labour VMST Domus

Face to face consultations and referrals.

Address
Egilsgata 3
Phone
515 4800
E-mail
postur@vmst.is

Open Monday to Thursday from 9:00 to 11:00.

Free

Emergency Unit of the Psychiatric Division - Landspítali University Hospital

Available for mental health emergencies, also outside of normal working hours.

Address
Skaftahlíð 24
Phone
543 4050

This is an emergency, walk-in department, with no limited working hours. Also available Emergency mental health care for children with mental illness and disorders outside of normal working hours.

Free

VMST Call center

Providing services, including health referrals, to asylum seekers other than status-related questions.

Phone
515 4800
E-mail
postur@vmst.is

Monday to Thursday from 12:00-15:00 Press 5 to be connected to Applicants for International Protection.

Free

Helpline Red Cross Iceland

If you have an issue you would like to discuss with full respect for your confidentiality, reach out to our helpline.

Address
Efstaleiti 9
Phone
1717
E-mail
asylum@redcross.is

The line is open 24 hours, every day.

Free

Mental Health and Psycho-Social Support

Directorate of Labour VMST Domus

Face to face consultations and referrals.

Address
Egilsgata 3
Phone
515 4800
E-mail
postur@vmst.is

Open Monday to Thursday from 9:00 to 11:00.

Free

Icelandic Red Cross

The Icelandic Red Cross has branches all over Iceland that work according to our strategy in disaster services, with migrants, in health projects, clothing projects and more.

Address
Efstaleiti 9
Phone
570 4000
E-mail
asylum@redcross.is
Free
Free

Emergency Unit of the Psychiatric Division - Landspítali University Hospital

Available for mental health emergencies, also outside of normal working hours.

Address
Skaftahlíð 24
Phone
543 4050

This is an emergency, walk-in department, with no limited working hours. Also available Emergency mental health care for children with mental illness and disorders outside of normal working hours.

Free

VMST Call center

Providing services, including health referrals, to asylum seekers other than status-related questions.

Phone
515 4800
E-mail
postur@vmst.is

Monday to Thursday from 12:00-15:00 Press 5 to be connected to Applicants for International Protection.

Free

Helpline Red Cross Iceland

If you have an issue you would like to discuss with full respect for your confidentiality, reach out to our helpline.

Address
Efstaleiti 9
Phone
1717
E-mail
asylum@redcross.is

The line is open 24 hours, every day.

Free

Other

Directorate of Labour VMST Domus

Face to face consultations and referrals.

Address
Egilsgata 3
Phone
515 4800
E-mail
postur@vmst.is

Open Monday to Thursday from 9:00 to 11:00.

Free

Icelandic Red Cross

The Icelandic Red Cross has branches all over Iceland that work according to our strategy in disaster services, with migrants, in health projects, clothing projects and more.

Address
Efstaleiti 9
Phone
570 4000
E-mail
asylum@redcross.is
Free
Free

Emergency Unit of the Psychiatric Division - Landspítali University Hospital

Available for mental health emergencies, also outside of normal working hours.

Address
Skaftahlíð 24
Phone
543 4050

This is an emergency, walk-in department, with no limited working hours. Also available Emergency mental health care for children with mental illness and disorders outside of normal working hours.

Free

VMST Call center

Providing services, including health referrals, to asylum seekers other than status-related questions.

Phone
515 4800
E-mail
postur@vmst.is

Monday to Thursday from 12:00-15:00 Press 5 to be connected to Applicants for International Protection.

Free

Helpline Red Cross Iceland

If you have an issue you would like to discuss with full respect for your confidentiality, reach out to our helpline.

Address
Efstaleiti 9
Phone
1717
E-mail
asylum@redcross.is

The line is open 24 hours, every day.

Free

Protection

Icelandic Human Rights Office

The Centre provides legal counselling for immigrants on the issues of human rights violations in Iceland. It is necessary to book an appointment beforehand.

Address
Túngata 14, 101 Reykjavík
Phone
552 2720
E-mail
info@humanrights.is

Counselling for immigrants is open on Tuesdays and Fridays between 10 am and 4 pm. Please book an appointment first by phone or by sending an email.

Free

VMST Call center

Providing services, including health referrals, to asylum seekers other than status-related questions.

Phone
515 4800
E-mail
postur@vmst.is

Monday to Thursday from 12:00-15:00 Press 5 to be connected to Applicants for International Protection.

Free

Directorate of Immigration / UTL

UTL is processing all the asylum claims and, helps with the legal aid in the process. You can contact them through email in case you need a lawyer. in your asylum case.

Address
Dalvegur 18, 201 Kópavogur
E-mail
utl@utl.is

Office hours: Monday to Thursday 09.00-14.00 and Fridays from 09.00-12.00

Free

Recreation

Directorate of Labour VMST Domus

Face to face consultations and referrals.

Address
Egilsgata 3
Phone
515 4800
E-mail
postur@vmst.is

Open Monday to Thursday from 9:00 to 11:00.

Free

Icelandic Red Cross

The Icelandic Red Cross has branches all over Iceland that work according to our strategy in disaster services, with migrants, in health projects, clothing projects and more.

Address
Efstaleiti 9
Phone
570 4000
E-mail
asylum@redcross.is
Free
Free

Shelter / non-food items

Directorate of Labour VMST Domus

Face to face consultations and referrals.

Address
Egilsgata 3
Phone
515 4800
E-mail
postur@vmst.is

Open Monday to Thursday from 9:00 to 11:00.

Free

Icelandic Red Cross

The Icelandic Red Cross has branches all over Iceland that work according to our strategy in disaster services, with migrants, in health projects, clothing projects and more.

Address
Efstaleiti 9
Phone
570 4000
E-mail
asylum@redcross.is
Free
Free

VMST Call center

Providing services, including health referrals, to asylum seekers other than status-related questions.

Phone
515 4800
E-mail
postur@vmst.is

Monday to Thursday from 12:00-15:00 Press 5 to be connected to Applicants for International Protection.

Free

Womens´ Health (Sexual and Reproductive Health)

Directorate of Labour VMST Domus

Face to face consultations and referrals.

Address
Egilsgata 3
Phone
515 4800
E-mail
postur@vmst.is

Open Monday to Thursday from 9:00 to 11:00.

Free

Emergency Unit of the Psychiatric Division - Landspítali University Hospital

Available for mental health emergencies, also outside of normal working hours.

Address
Skaftahlíð 24
Phone
543 4050

This is an emergency, walk-in department, with no limited working hours. Also available Emergency mental health care for children with mental illness and disorders outside of normal working hours.

Free

Services based in Akranes are available to the asylum seekers based in Akranes and, also for those that are based in Glymur (Hvalfjörður)

Some asylum seekers are based in Akureyri. Information about available services for the asylum seekers in Akureyri can be found here..

Asylum seekers living in Bifröst can find the information about the services here.

Some asylum seekers are housed in Hotel Glymur in Hvalfjörður. Read here how the services are most commonly delivered or accessed.

Some of the asylum seekers are also living in Hafnarfjörður. You can read here about available services.

If you live in Kopavogur, you can see here the locations that are available to you and the asylum seekers in this municipality.

If you are housed in Laugarvatn, you will likely have some of the services available in Selfoss or other locations. Here you can learn more about it.

Locations and working hours of services for asylum seekers that are based in Reykjavík.