Am Freitag Abend (21. August) wurden zwei ehrenamtliche Mitarbeiter von „Moabit Hilft“ zu eine syrische Flüchtlingfamilie gerufen. Der Vater einer 6-Köpfige Familie wurde von einem Betrüger bedroht. Er hatte der Familie versichert, eine Unterkunft im Tausch gegen die Hostelgutscheine, für die er ihnen 5€/Gutschein gegeben hatte, zu geben. Erst hatte er die Familie in eine … More Hostelgutscheine für Flüchtlinge: wer ist im Falle von Betrüge zuständig?
Today at the LaGeSo, we welcomed many new people, be they asylum seekers or new volunteers. As I was outside at the children’s corner, an elderly woman, looking quite well-off, came forward with a request: she wanted us to find her “a homeless refugee family, but only from Syria, not from the Balkans, with two, … More Table for two…refugees
Another day by LaGeSo. There aren’t so many kids at the kids corner today, apparently less families have travelled to Berlin this week. The atmosphere is much more relaxed, but hundreds are still waiting for their number to be called. Some people came with music instruments and a group of men are singing together in … More "Enjoy your day"
On Friday afternoon, I came back to the LaGeSo with a friend of mine. I found him standing still and very moved by what he was seeing. I felt a bit better to have an emotional support. I had come with a bag full of toiletries. All of it was quickly distributed. Now people were … More LaGeSo: August, 7th – afternoon
On Friday morning, I got started with my next reportage. It was about the reception of refugees in Berlin. Certain themes are less comfortable than others to write about. I was looking forward to dig deeper about that subject.So on Friday morning, I went to the Office for Health and Social Affairs of Berlin, commonly … More LaGeSo: August, 7th – morning