Will you join us?
Would you like to become a volunteer? Take part in our activities? Or get involved in any other way for refugees in Utrecht? Check the possibilities, there is always something to do!
Kijk hier in onze agenda voor welke activiteiten we de komende tijd organiseren!
News & experiences
Call for games!
Nothing connects more than playing games, but Plan Einstein Pahud’s Living Room game closet is sadly lacking some games that are in high demand. These include backgammon, chess, checkers and Rummikub. We could also use a shuffleboard. Therefore this call! Do you have these games on hand and no longer…Lees meer
Catching a movie!
Just ‘catching a movie’ is quite normal for many Utrechters. For most refugees staying in Utrecht, it is not. Fortunately, since a few months, they get the chance to see a movie on Tuesday afternoons in the Louis Hartlooper Complex, Slachtstraat Filmtheater or Springhaver. To laugh, shudder, swoon, sometimes shed…Lees meer
Janine and Alaa can talk about anything
“Our contact is very special. We can laugh. We talk about everything. We feel at home with Janine’s family.” On a cold afternoon in December over two years ago, I rang the doorbell of Alaa, a Palestinian-Syrian young woman who lives in Zeist with her husband and three children. I…Lees meer
An end to nail polishing at Star Lodge
Sob, sob … On Wednesday, Feb. 22, volunteer Eline Hoogstra’s “nail painting” came to an end. For about a year she made girls and women in the shelter Star Lodge on Biltse Straatweg happy every Wednesday with her enthusiasm and the result: nails in orange, red, purple, blue or black,…Lees meer
Plan Einstein Pahud has started!
Plan Einstein Pahud has started! And the Living Room next to the asylum centre is already being put to good use. Here you can see how azc residents prepared a delicious lunch, made possible in part by our new employee Alaa. “I like to make everyone feel good,” she declared…Lees meer