Senior citizens

    This section provides an overview of housing and care, senior-citizen get-togethers and education.

    Nursing Care Advice of the City of Bielefeld

    The Municipal Nursing Care Advice Service offers information on nursing care, living facilities for the elderly, pension savings, financing and other issues that become more important as we grow older.

    More information can be found here:

    Municipal Nursing Care Advice

    City of Bielefeld
    Niederwall 23
    2nd floor, Corridor B
    33602 Bielefeld

    Phone 0521 51-3366,
    0521 51-2629,
    0521 51-2563

    AWO Bielefeld

    AWO offers a lot of information and help for senior citizens. For example, it provides help in filling out forms, organises meetings and holds various courses.

    More information can be found here:

    AWO Bielefeld

    Mercatorstr. 10
    33602 Bielefeld

    Phone 0521 520890

    DRK (German Red Cross) Kreisverband Bielefeld

    DRK offers different kinds of help such as shopping and transport services, helping to find somewhere to live and household assistance.

    More information can be found here:

    DRK Bielefeld

    August-Bebel-Str. 8
    33602 Bielefeld
    Phone 0521 52998-0

    Caritas Bielefeld

    Caritas offers different kinds of assistance for senior citizens. These include neighbourhood get-togethers, recreational activities and sports courses.

    More information can be found here:

    Caritas Bielefeld

    Turnerstr. 4
    33602 Bielefeld

    Phone 0521 96190

    Diakonie Bielefeld

    Diakonie Bielefeld provides assistance for senior citizens, e.g. care and contact.

    More information can be found here:

    Diakonie Bielefeld 

    Schildescher Str. 101
    33611 Bielefeld
    Phone 0521 98892500

    Meeting Centre Kreuzstraße

    Kreuzstr. 19a
    33602 Bielefeld
    Phone 0521 98892-440

    Meeting Centre Kreuzstraße

    Opening hours:
    Monday to Thursday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
    Café opened Monday and Wednesday from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Thursday from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    Fridays subject to arrangement for groups and courses

    Café Komm

    Am Zwinger 2-4
    33602 Bielefeld
    Phone 0521 5200110

    Opening hours:
    Monday – Thursday: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    Friday: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon

    Events

    Meeting Point Oldentruper Straße

    Oldentruper Str. 6
    33604 Bielefeld
    Phone 0521 96190

    Meeting Point Oldentruper Straße 6

    KUNZ – Kirche und Nachbarschaftszentrum

    Lipper Hellweg 276b
    33605 Bielefeld
    Phone 0521 98892786

    Events

    Activity Center Meinolfstraße

    Meinolfstr. 4
    336047 Bielefeld
    Phone 0521 9320216

    Opening hours:
    Monday – Thursday: 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
    Friday: 9:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
    Sunday: 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Activity Center Meinolfstraße

    Heinrich Froböse House

    Am Vorwerk 36a
    33611 Bielefeld
    Phone 0521 7845000

    Events

    Multi-generation house Heisenbergweg

    Heisenbergweg 2
    33613 Bielefeld
    Tel.: 0521 9620703
    Multi-generation house Heisenbergweg

    Opening hours:
    Monday-Friday: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

    AWO get-togethers for senior citizens

    At the AWO meetings held in the individual city districts, you are able to participate in various activities.

    You can find further information here:

    Richildis Wälter
    Mercatorstr. 10
    33602 Bielefeld
    Phone 0521 5208920

    AWO get-togethers for senior citizens

     

    University of Bielefeld]

    You can take part in courses and seminars at the University of Bielefeld:

    Studying at university for people aged 50 years and over]

    Universitätsstr. 25
    33615 Bielefeld
    Phone 0521 106-00

    Adult Education Centre Bielefeld

    Adult Education Centre offers courses on various topics especially for senior citizens:

    Adult education courses for senior citizens

    Ravensberger Park 1
    33607 Bielefeld
    Phone 0521 512222