About Kompasset

Kirkens Korshær’s night shelter is located in Copenhagen N. It opened in October and are running until April. It aims to assist homeless unregistered homeless migrants who have travelled to Denmark looking for work and/or a better life. We are sheltering 40 people, 6 days a week in the church, giving them rest and a good night sleep away from the streets.


  • You will participate directly in the preparing and receiving of people in the night
  • You will assist in practical tasks; such as preparing tea, handing out blankets and madrassas
  • You will get to know a group of the most vulnerable people living on the streets

There are many ways of contributing and being of service! Employees will be available for questions and debriefing during each shift.

We will make sure you are well prepared and offer:

  • Thorough introduction to the target group and their needs
  • Qualifying courses and meetings with relevant topics
  • A great opportunity to learn and help fellow citizens

We expect that you…

  • Sign up for one shift every week or every second week: Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday/Friday/Sunday 21:30 – 23:30
  • Are committed to the cause and can volunteer for a longer period
  • You are reliable
  • Have a positive attitude toward our users
  • Aren’t easily shaken and have the ability to reach people in a state of crisis
  • Can communicate in English and preferably another European language (Spanish, Italian, Bulgarian, Romanian, French, Hungarian, Polish etc.) Fluency is not required.

Are you curious and interested, please contact us and send a short motivation letter.

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  • Updated: 07.12.18
  • Expires: 31.12.18


  • Assignmenttype: Café and shelter, Refugees and integration
  • Workarea: Cultural activities, Social work
  • Continual volunteering
  • Organisation: Kirkens Korshær

Information about the organisation:

Kirkens Korshær

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