Families separated due to armed conflict, other situations of violence or migration can receive the following support:
- information on legislation and procedures;
- legal support;
- assistance to facilitate family reunification.
Financial support and assistance with arrangements to travel to Sweden
Please note that only family members, excluding newly established marriages/relationships, who have already obtained a residence permit to reunite with family members in Sweden are eligible for financial support and assistance with travel arrangements by the Swedish Red Cross.
For rejected asylum seekers and irregular migrants who have not been granted residence permits for Sweden
The Swedish Red Cross provides information regarding legal aspects of the return process and psycho-social support for all those who contact us.
In addition, specific information (such as housing, schooling, jobs, etc.) as well as return counselling can be provided for those returning to Iraq, Kosovo and Serbia, where contacts have been established with sister societies or other agencies.