Underage refugees

Where do I have to go if I am not 18 years old yes or know someone who fled as an adolescent?

Contents on this page

Youth Welfare Office

Underage refugees which are not accompanied by their parents are reported to the Youth Welfare Office. If it has been proven that the age is under 18, the Youth Welfare Office provides care.

Help for unaccompanied refugees – Jugendhilfe für unbegleitete Flüchtlinge
Promenadestraße 2a
96047 Bamberg
0951 / 87 – 15 29

Guardianships and Custodianships – Vormundschaften und Pflegschaften
Fachbereich 22 – Jugend und Familie
Ludwigstraße 23
96052 Bamberg
0951 / 85 – 2 19



Youth Migration Services

There is a separate councelling center for young people with migration background aged 12 to 27 – the Youth Migration Services. There you will find information about subjects such as school, language acquisition, vocational training, and leisure activities. The emphasis is on a long-term, individualized support of young people on their educational and professional path.

Information Online

Here is an online brochure for unaccompanied underage youth in different languages: