Support refugees

Volunteering in Germany (European Solidarity Corps)

Your hosting organisation

AGDW e.V. was founded in 1974 by volunteers to support foreign workers, refugees and those seeking training. Its headquarters and workplaces are in Stuttgart.

Today, AGDW e.V. employs an interculturally qualified team of about 50 people who work for refugees and migrants living permanently or temporarily in Stuttgart and Baden-Wuerttemberg without regard to age, gender, religion, political views, or ethnicity.


Your tasks as a volunteer

  • Supporting social care in the accommodation for refugees

  • Accompanying refugees to appointments

  • Supporting the home management in the shelters


  • German language skills
  • Openness for other cultures

Key facts

  • 32 weekly hours
  • Normally we work 5 days a week, also possible: 4 working days, agreed on individual basis
  • No shifts, no weekend work
  • 30 vacation days