Medical assistance for sans-papiers

Most sans-papiers (undocumented persons) and migrants without valid residence permits do not have health insurance and therefore no or only limited access to health care. From August 1st 2011 rejected refugees will also profit from health insurance. See (in german):

In Switzerland, there a several organisations which offer medical care for people who have no regular residence status:

    * In Zurich
    * In Lausanne
    * In Fribourg
    * In Neuchâtel
    * In Berne
    * In Aarau
    * In La Chaux-de-Fonds
    * In Lugano
    * In Basel
    * In Geneva

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