20th SocNet98 IUW "Social Work and Human Rights - Reflecting Profession and Interventions"


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Excursions 2018


We will have one time block of excursions, please choose one excursion:

Excursions D1)-D6): Wednesday, 18th, 14:30-16:30 (All groups meet at university at 13:45 in front of the Mensa and go together)


D1) AWO – Addiction Treatment Services

AWO Integra, Haus Neuland, Addiction treatment services (Mathias Gröger) (Wednesday, 18th, 14:30-16:30)

Haus Neuland has a special focus on addiction of alcohol and medication. AWO Integra (Worker`s Welfare), Haus Neuland, provides addiction treatment services with a focus on bridging services for adults towards inclusion in society.

Address for excursion:
AWO Integra, Haus Neuland
Dockstr. 18
28237 Bremen


D2) Homeless People

Café Papagei: a day-time shelter for homeless men and women (Rüdiger Mantei, Jonas Pot d`Or, Cornelia Eybe, Martina Masury) (Wednesday, 18th, 14:30-16:30)

Café Papagei is working with homeless adults in low-threshold and streetwork setting. We provide:

• Food and drink at a reasonable price (non-smoking and smoking room)
• Shower facility and change of clothes, Laundry of personal clothes by arrangement
• Setting up and managing a postal address
• Advice and placement in the city's social assistance system
• Office and contact point of the street worker
• Possibility for a personal conversation with our pastor
• Editorial and sales office of Bremen’s magazine of the street
• Coordination Office and Venue of the University of the Street
• Medical care for homeless people in Bremen e.V.

Address for excursion:
Café Papagei
Auf der Brake 2
28195 Bremen 

Webpage of Café Papagei


D3) Social Work in a Secondary School

Social work in a secondary school (Kirsten Bruch) (Wednesday, 18th, 14:30-16:30)

The Neue Oberschule Gröpelingen (New Secondary School Gröpelingen) has an integrated service for school social work. The presentation will focus on the activities and the conceptualisation of this special offer. This school is nominated for the German school award 2018.

Address for excursion:
Neue Oberschule Gröpelingen
28239 Bremen


D4) Child and Youth Welfare – Young Refugees

SOS Intercultural Youth Residential Care Neustadt (Lars Becker) (Wednesday, 18th, 14:30-16:30)

We will present our “SOS Intercultural Youth Residential Care Neustadt” unit, where nine young refugees (16-20 years) are living together and are cared for by five social workers. The house is a direct neighbour of the Hochschule Bremen.

Address for excursion:
In front of the SOS-house
Große Johannisstraße 167/169
28199 Bremen


D5) Caritas – Family Crisis Services

Caritas, Family Crisis Services (Raphaela Schenk) (Wednesday, 18th, 14:30-16:30)

The Caritas family crisis services are directed to all families in trouble or need. We try to work on crises directly in the families at home in pedagogical and therapeutic settings.

Address for excursion:
Caritas Erziehungshilfe
St. Johannis Kinder- und Jugendhilfe
St.-Magnus-Str. 8
28217 Bremen-Walle


D6) ASB – Disability Services

ASB Society for Social Services (Arbeiter Samariter Bund, Gesellschaft für soziale Hilfen) (Jochen Schlüter) (Wednesday, 18th, 14:30-16:30)

The ASB Society for Social Services (Arbeiter Samariter Bund, Gesellschaft für soziale Hilfen) tries to support and mediate participation into work life for adults with severe and multiple disabilities. The main focus of this excursion will be on the question how social work interventions can become a part of supporting the inclusion of the disabled in professional education, training and labour participation.

Address for excursion:
Gesellschaft für soziale Hilfen
Elisabeth-Selbert-Str. 4
28307 Bremen



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of Social Work