Social Service Providers & Counselling Centres

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Social services providers

Caritas Housing security

Franz Josef-Straße 21
8700 Leoben
+43 3842 461 86 17
wohnungssicherung@caritas-steiermark.at
Website Caritas Wohnungssicherung


 

Caritas Social counselling

Regionalstelle Leoben
Franz Josef-Straße 21
8700 Leoben
+43 3842 461 86 16
sozialberatung.leoben@caritas-steiermark.at
Website Caritas Sozialberatung


Francis Night Shelter

At the parish Lerchenfeld
Karrergasse 10
8700 Leoben
+43 676 88 015 455
e.pirker@caritas-steiermark.at
Website Caritas – Haus Franziskus 


Styrian debt counselling for the district of Leoben

Wiener Straße 60
8605 Kapfenberg
+43 3862 27 500
office@sbstmk.at
Website SchuldnerInnenberatung Steiermark

Weekly consultation days at Leoben City Hall (Erzherzog Johann-Straße 2) – appointments required, please call +43 316 372 507


Volkshilfe Styria – Social support centre for Leoben

Pestalozzistraße 27
8700 Leoben
+43 3842 470 27
sozialzentrum.le@stmk.volkshilfe.at
Website Sozialzentrum Leoben


Wendepunkt Leoben

Franz Josef-Straße 23
8700 Leoben
+43 3842 422 32
renateschmidt@gmx.net
Website Wendepunkt Leoben

Counselling centres & psychological support

Addiction counselling for Upper Styria

Krottendorfergasse 1
8700 Leoben
+43 3842 444 74
office@sb-o.at
Website Suchtberatung Obersteiermark


GO-ON Suicide prevention – Regional team Leoben

Vordernbergerstraße 7
8700 Leoben
+43 664 88 54 88 76
le@suizidpraevention-stmk.at
Website Suizidprävention Steiermark


Leoben Centre for protection against violence

Vordernberger Straße 7 (at Beratungszentrum Libit)
8700 Leoben
+43 316 77 41 99
office@gewaltschutzzentrum.at
Website Gewaltschutzzentrum Steiermark

Psychosocial and legal support for victims of violence in their social environment (partner, family, job, school, …)

open on Tuesdays, appointments required; please call +43 316 77 41 99


LIBIT Counselling centre

Vordernberger Straße 7
8700 Leoben
+43 3842 470 12
office@libit.at
Website Beratungszentrum LIBIT

Psychosocial counselling, support, information and psychotherapeutic treatment for residents of the district of Leoben


Psychological counselling centre for schools

Roseggerstraße 23
8700 Leoben
+43 316 345 683
karin.stecher@lsr-stmk.gv.at
Website Schulpsychologische Beratungsstelle


Psychological counselling for students of ÖH Leoben

Hochschülerschaft an der Montanuniversität Leoben
Franz Josef-Straße 18
8700 Leoben
soziales@oeh.unileoben.ac.at
Website Psychologische Beratungsstelle


Social-psychiatric support during psychological crises 

Homanngasse 7 – 9
8700 Leoben
+43 3842 436 55
office@tsleoben.at
Website Sozialpsychiatrische Tagesstruktur


Verein Neustart

Parkstraße 11/2nd floor
8700 Leoben
+43 3842 451 77
office.steiermark@neustart.at
Website Verein Neustart

Support for the reintegration into society for offenders, support for victims and prevention

Self-help groups in Leoben

Leoben Alcoholics Anonymous

Ignaz Buchmüller-Platz 3, Pfarramt der Evangelischen Kirche (parish office)
8700 Leoben
+43 316 57 47 40
obersteiermark@anonyme-alkoholiker.at
Website Anonyme Alkoholiker Steiermark

weekly meetings: Tuesdays, 18:30 – 20:00


Multiple sclerosis self-help group

Badgasse 10, at Pfarrhof Waasen (clergy house)
8700 Leoben
+43 3847 745 15
+43 676 842 824 100
ulrike.planschek@inode.at
Website Multiple Sklerose-Selbsthilfe-Gruppe


Parkinson self-help group

Maßenbergstraße 9, Pfarrsaal St. Jakob (Jakobiheim) – parish office
8700 Leoben
Walter Ondrich
+43 680 1413 047
walter.ondrich@gmx.at
Next meetings of the Parkinson self-help group


Verein Achterbahn

Homanngasse 7-9, Sozialpsychiatrische Tagesstruktur (Rettet das Kind)
8700 Leoben
+43 676 929 55 82
office@achterbahn.st
Website Verein Achterbahn

Self-help for people with psychological distress


Women’s self-help group after cancer

Badgasse 10, at Pfarrhof Waasen (clergy house)
8700 Leoben
+43 3842 43 970
Website Frauen-Selbsthilfe-Gruppe nach Krebs

Professional integration

Job assistance Styria PSY

Counselling sessions in Leoben available; upon appointment by telephone:
+43 664 / 88 41 51 19
+43 664 / 88 41 51 22
aass.steiermark@gfsg.at
Website Arbeitsassistenz Steiermark

Counselling and support for adolescents and adults who feel psychologically distressed on the job market


Pro Mente Styria – Leoben

Waasenstraße 6-8
8700 Leoben
+43 50 441-0
zentrale@promentesteiermark.at
Website pro mente Steiermark/ Leoben

Services for people with psychological illnesses; professional training

Women, parents & families

Caritas Family assistance – Regional assistance in Upper Styria

Hinterbergstraße 23
8700 Leoben
+43 676 880 155 51
G.Sottovia-Simbuerger@caritas-steiermark.at
Website Caritas Familienhilfe


Counselling and legal advice for custody and parenting

Bezirkshauptmannschaft Leoben – Leoben District Authority
Peter Tunner-Straße 6
8700 Leoben
+43 3842 45571-0
Website BH Leoben


Counselling for women and girls in Eastern Upper Styria

Vordernberger Straße 7
8700 Leoben
+43 664 883 403 82
frauenberatung@rettet-das-kind-stmk.at
Website Frauen- und Mädchenberatung

Opening hours:
Monday: 09:00 – 11:00
Wednesday: 16:00 – 18:00


Family counselling at LKH Hochsteiermark State Hospital Leoben

Vordernberger Straße 42
8700 Leoben
+43 3842 401 237 5
Website LKH Hochsteiermark


Familiy Services of the City of Leoben

Erzherzog Johann-Straße 2
8700 Leoben
+43 3842 4062-278
Information on the Office for Family Services of the City of Leoben


Life, marriage and family counselling of the Diocese of Graz-Seckau

Homanngasse 7
8700 Leoben
+43 3842 451 51
Website Lebens-, Ehe- und Familienberatung


Prenatal classes at LKH Hochsteiermark State Hospital Leoben

Vordernberger Straße 42
8700 Leoben
+43 3842 401 237 5
Website LKH Hochsteiermark


Rainbows Styria – Group for children

Information on place and dates upon request
Contact person: Michaela Pregartner
Website Rainbows Steiermark

Support for children after divorce, separation or death of a beloved person


Verein mit uns – Early support and family assistance

Waasenstraße 1
8700 Leoben
+43 3842 29 603 oder +43 664 52 33 233
mit_uns@gmx.at
Website Verein Mit uns


VGE Association for the preparation for childbirth and parenthood

Im Tal 47
8700 Leoben
Chairwoman: Marion Read
+43 650 935 70 22
marion.read@elternwerden.at
Website VGE

People with disabilities

Caritas MoHi – Family assistance and mobile help

Hinterbergstraße 23
8700 Leoben
+43 676 880 155 51
office@caritas-steiermark.at
Website Caritas Behindertenhilfe


Counselling for people with disabilities from A to Z

Peter Tunner-Straße 6, Monthly consultation days at BH Leoben District Authority
8700 Leoben
+43 3842 455 71
Website Behindertenberatung


Institut Leben Lachen Lernen – Down Syndrome Centre

Kärntner Straße 395
8700 Leoben
+43 3842 268 52
institut@down-syndrom.at
Website Down-Syndrom-Zentrum


Jugend am Werk – Leoben branch

Schießstattstraße 10a
8700 Leoben
+43 676 880 155 51
office@jaw.or.at
Website Jugend am Werk


Lebenshilfe association for people with disabilities

Lorberaustraße 20
8700 Leoben
+43 3842 246 83
office@lebenshilfe-leoben.at
Website Lebenshilfe Leoben


Verein Esperanza

Peter Tunner-Straße 19 (the office is next to the Public Library)
8700 Leoben
+43 664 736 037 34
buero@verein-esperanza.eu
Website Verein Esperanza

Migrants

Austrian Integration Fund

monthly consultation hours at Leoben City Hall

Erzherzog Johann-Straße 2, im Rathaus Leoben – Integrationsbüro
8700 Leoben
+43 316 841 720
steiermark@integrationsfonds.at
Website Austrian Integration Fund in Styria


Caritas Social counselling for migrants in Upper Styria

Franz Josef-Straße 21
8700 Leoben
+43 676 880 153 77
office@caritas-steiermark.at
Website Caritas MigrantInnen- und Flüchtlingshilfe


Office for Integration of the City of Leoben

Erzherzog Johann-Straße 2
8700 Leoben
+43 3842 4062-278
Information on the Office for Integration of the City of Leoben


 

Disease & end-of-life care

Austrian Cancer Society Styria – Leoben branch

Hirschgraben 5
8700 Leoben
+43 316 474 43 30
beratung@krebshilfe.at
Website Krebshilfe Steiermark


Hospice association Styria for the district of Leoben

Hauptplatz 17
8700 Leoben
+43 664 870 88 08
Contact person: Siegmar Kaiser
leoben@hospiz-stmk.at
Website Hospizverein Steiermark

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