Reykjavík

Child protection

Þroskahjálp (Throskahjálp)

Support to persons with physical and intellectual disabilities.

Address
Háaleitisbraut 13
Phone
588 9390
E-mail
throskahjalp@throskahjalp.is

Working hours every working day from 09.00 - 16.00. Phone calls consultations and appointments from 10.00 - 14.00

Free

Emergency Unit of the Psychiatric Division - Landspítali University Hospital

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

Address
Hringbraut, 101 Reykjavík
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

Education

Directorate of labour VMST Domus

Face to face consultations and referrals.

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

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

Free

Þroskahjálp (Throskahjálp)

Support to persons with physical and intellectual disabilities.

Address
Háaleitisbraut 13
Phone
588 9390
E-mail
throskahjalp@throskahjalp.is

Working hours every working day from 09.00 - 16.00. Phone calls consultations and appointments from 10.00 - 14.00

Free

The Grand Mosque of Iceland

Temporary, low-cost accommodation.

Address
Skógarhlið 20
Phone
772 2857
E-mail
info@grandmosque-iceland.is
ISK 5.000
ISK 5.000

Gender-based violence

Red Cross Interview hours in Reykjavik

face to face consultations and distribution of the Red Cross clothing cards

Address
Egilsgata 3, Reykjavík

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

Free

Directorate of labour VMST Domus

Face to face consultations and referrals.

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

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

Free

Kvennaathvarf

Shelter for women survivors of violence

Also phone service available at 561 1205 for any advice or support.

Free

Police

If you are, or know someone who is experiencing violence or is a victim of another type of crime, contact the police.

Phone
444 1000

Call 112 in case of any safety or security emergency.

Free

Health

Directorate of labour VMST Domus

Face to face consultations and referrals.

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

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

Free

Kvennaathvarf

Shelter for women survivors of violence

Also phone service available at 561 1205 for any advice or support.

Free

Þroskahjálp (Throskahjálp)

Support to persons with physical and intellectual disabilities.

Address
Háaleitisbraut 13
Phone
588 9390
E-mail
throskahjalp@throskahjalp.is

Working hours every working day from 09.00 - 16.00. Phone calls consultations and appointments from 10.00 - 14.00

Free

SÁÁ Reykjavík

Alcohol and drug counseling.

Address
Efstaleiti 7, 103 Reykjavík.
Phone
530 7600
E-mail
saa@saa.is

Monday - Thursday 08:00 - 17:00. Friday 08:00 - 16:00.

Free

Landspítali Emergency Room (Reykjavík)

Walk in available for any health emergency and does not require an Icelandic social security number the visit will be paid by the service provider.

Address
Áland 6
Phone
543 1000
Free
Free

Mental Health and Psycho-Social Support

Red Cross Interview hours in Reykjavik

face to face consultations and distribution of the Red Cross clothing cards

Address
Egilsgata 3, Reykjavík

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

Free

Directorate of labour VMST Domus

Face to face consultations and referrals.

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

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

Free

Kvennaathvarf

Shelter for women survivors of violence

Also phone service available at 561 1205 for any advice or support.

Free

Salvation Army

has projects providing food assistance, clothes and psychosocial support often offered to the asylum seekers as well as other vulnerable groups.

Address
Suðurlandsbraut 72
Phone
556
E-mail
island@herinn.is

who have a red card or are applicants for international protection. who choose can buy a 10-meal at ISK 2500.

ISK 2.500

Emergency Unit of the Psychiatric Division - Landspítali University Hospital

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

Address
Hringbraut, 101 Reykjavík
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

Other

Reykjavik Red Cross Clothing Shop

can get second hand clothes

Address
Borgarton 7B

Can get the clothes and pay with the Red Cross clothing cards. open Monday to Friday 12:00-15:00

Free

Red Cross Interview hours in Reykjavik

face to face consultations and distribution of the Red Cross clothing cards

Address
Egilsgata 3, Reykjavík

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

Free

Directorate of labour VMST Domus

Face to face consultations and referrals.

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

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

Free

Police

If you are, or know someone who is experiencing violence or is a victim of another type of crime, contact the police.

Phone
444 1000

Call 112 in case of any safety or security emergency.

Free

Protection

Kvennaathvarf

Shelter for women survivors of violence

Also phone service available at 561 1205 for any advice or support.

Free

Þroskahjálp (Throskahjálp)

Support to persons with physical and intellectual disabilities.

Address
Háaleitisbraut 13
Phone
588 9390
E-mail
throskahjalp@throskahjalp.is

Working hours every working day from 09.00 - 16.00. Phone calls consultations and appointments from 10.00 - 14.00

Free

Red Cross Iceland - Tracing

Service or support for family reunification and tracing family members - Restoring Family Links. While the process is decided by the relevant authorities, the tracing team of the Red Cross can support you in the process.

Address
Efstaleiti 9, Reykjavík
Phone
570 4000
E-mail
tracing@redcross.is

We kindly ask that you contact us first by email if you need an appointment and write a brief description of your case relevant to family reunification or a lost family member and the need of tracing request.

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

Police

If you are, or know someone who is experiencing violence or is a victim of another type of crime, contact the police.

Phone
444 1000

Call 112 in case of any safety or security emergency.

Free

Recreation

Red Cross Interview hours in Reykjavik

face to face consultations and distribution of the Red Cross clothing cards

Address
Egilsgata 3, Reykjavík

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

Free

Directorate of labour VMST Domus

Face to face consultations and referrals.

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

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

Free

Salvation Army

has projects providing food assistance, clothes and psychosocial support often offered to the asylum seekers as well as other vulnerable groups.

Address
Suðurlandsbraut 72
Phone
556
E-mail
island@herinn.is

who have a red card or are applicants for international protection. who choose can buy a 10-meal at ISK 2500.

ISK 2.500

Þroskahjálp (Throskahjálp)

Support to persons with physical and intellectual disabilities.

Address
Háaleitisbraut 13
Phone
588 9390
E-mail
throskahjalp@throskahjalp.is

Working hours every working day from 09.00 - 16.00. Phone calls consultations and appointments from 10.00 - 14.00

Free

Shelter / non-food items

Red Cross Interview hours in Reykjavik

face to face consultations and distribution of the Red Cross clothing cards

Address
Egilsgata 3, Reykjavík

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

Free

Directorate of labour VMST Domus

Face to face consultations and referrals.

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

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

Free

Salvation Army

has projects providing food assistance, clothes and psychosocial support often offered to the asylum seekers as well as other vulnerable groups.

Address
Suðurlandsbraut 72
Phone
556
E-mail
island@herinn.is

who have a red card or are applicants for international protection. who choose can buy a 10-meal at ISK 2500.

ISK 2.500

The Grand Mosque of Iceland

Temporary, low-cost accommodation.

Address
Skógarhlið 20
Phone
772 2857
E-mail
info@grandmosque-iceland.is
ISK 5.000
ISK 5.000

Lindargata Homeless Shelter

Shelter for homeless men.

Address
Lindargata 48
Phone
411 1600
E-mail
vesturmidstod@reykjavik.is

5PM - 10AM. Breakfast and evening refreshments are served. Accommodates only 25 persons.

Free

Konukot

Shelter for homeless women

Address
Eskihlíð 4, 105 Reykjavík
Phone
511 5150
E-mail
konukot@rotin.is

Note: 5PM -10:00 Accommodates only 12 persons.

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@mst.is

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

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.