Who we are

Steunpunt Asiel & Migratie Mechelen vzw

Steunpunt Asiel & Migratie or Supportservice Asylum & Migration is the go-to-place for asylum seekers, accepted refugees, people without legal residence permits and other migrants. We give judicial information regarding asylum and migration and help them, together with our volunteers, on their journey into a new society. In cooperation with Solentra we aid with trauma and loss. In addition, we provide food support to people dealing with precarious residence permit situations.

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Het Steunpunt Asiel & Migratie vzw werkt enkel op afspraak en met de nodige voorzorgsmaatregelen. We vragen aan onze bezoekers om een mondmasker mee te brengen en er zijn plexiglas schermen voorzien. 

Tijdens de kantooruren zijn we bereikbaar via telefoon op het nummer 015/34.07.88, per mail via Leen.geys@vluchtelingendienst.be of via onze chat.

What do we do?

Are you asylum seeker, or accepted refugee ..., or do you not possess over legal residence document? We will do every thing to help you.

You can reach us for the following services.

Judicial Advice

Het vreemdelingenrecht kan een echt doolhof zijn. Wij bieden de nodige ondersteuning.



We help you with the translation of letters, requests for installment payments,...



Need some one to talk to? We work together with Solentra vzw to provide psychological help.


Emergency Support

We supply food and also we work together with second hand store Ecoso.


Ask your question here.

Your request will be processed with full regards of your privacy.



  • Monday: 13h - 16h
  • Tuesday & Thursday: 10h - 12h
  • Tuesday & Thursday: 13h - 16h

Watch video

How is the day at Steunpunt Asiel & Migratie vzw?

Maryam Tazi, student at the University of Applied Science Thomas More, joined our organization for a day and covered it in this short video. Thank you Maryam!

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