Assistance before return

In order to assist you during the return to your home country, the return counselors in Austria will take care of the following:

  • Consultation regarding the perspectives in your home country
  • Provide information about the possible assistance
  • Organization of travel documents
  • Coverage of costs for the return
  • Organization of the return (incl. flight tickets)
  • If possible, assistance at the airport Vienna Schwechat at the point of departure and organization of transit assistance
  • Assistance in receiving financial support
  • If needed, clarification of medical assistance before, during and after the travel

Assistance after return

In your home country you can receive the following assistance which will be provided for you through the IRMA Plus II Project:

  • In-kind assistance in the amount of € 3,000 (not in cash), which will cover depending on your needs and your personal plans:
    • Temporary accommodation
    • Medical and social assistance
    • Counseling on administrative and legal matters
    • Assistance in setting up your own small business
    • Assistance with acquiring school or professional education or further qualification

For further information and application please contact the nearest office of one of the return counselling offices of the Federal Agency for Reception and Support Services (BBU GmbH)


Local partner in India

The local partner of Caritas Austria is Caritas India and offers a target-group-specific reintegration project in your home country. For further information on the different types of assistance, please visit this website and/or contact a return counselor in Austria .

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Reintegration Support for Returnees from Austria (BMI)