City of Vienna - Centre for Women

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The City of Vienna - Centre for Women offers free consultation and information for women in Vienna - confidential and upon request anonymous.

What is the City of Vienna - Centre for Women?

The City of Vienna - Centre for Women is the central counselling and information office of the City of Vienna for women for legal and social concerns. The centre is the expansion of the former City of Vienna Women's telephone. Experienced female experts will provide women from Vienna with information and initial consultation, free of charge.

Questions can range from matters of divorce, parental custody, domestic violence, work and family issues, financial problems or other subjects: You can turn to the City of Vienna - Centre for Women to receive information regarding advisory and support services in Vienna that are available to you.

The City of Vienna - Centre for Women is open for all women based in Vienna. The consultation is confidential and upon request anonymous, as well as free of charge.

Additionally to the consulting service, the City of Vienna - Centre for Women offers workshops and events on different subjects, also in cooperation with partners.

Where is the City of Vienna - Centre for Women and how can I reach it?

The initial consultation can take place by telephone or in person on-site. For further in-depth consultancy we ask you to make an appointment.

Contact

Address

The location is barrier-free accessible and you can reach it easily with the subway lines U2 (station Rathaus) and the U3 (station Volkstheater).

There is also a children's corner available.

Opening hours

  • From Monday until Thursday: 9 am to 5 pm
  • Friday: 9 am to 4 pm
  • The City of Vienna - Centre for Women is open on all working days.
  • Closed on national holidays.

Data Protection Information

Information regarding data protection and your rights is available in German: Datenschutzrechtliche Informationen

Womens departments in other federal states of Austria

Women, who live and work outside of Vienna, can get information about existing advisory services from their respective federal state's women's department.

Contact for this page:
Vienna Women's Affairs (Municipal Department 57)
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