Various activities are offered to achieve our purpose:

  • Improving Language
    • Low-threshold courses in German for female
    • Turkish grammar and literature for students/pupils

  • Social learning

    • Creative groups – e.g. our art-class on Wednesdays for women
    • Free-time acitivies – e.g. excursions for german-turkish-routed families and teenagers, Groups of elderly people
    • Offer for  systemic family therapy in Turkish an German for turkish-and- german-routed families
    • Promoting and improving interactional and educational  for parents and their children
    • Educational aid for parents with a turkish migrational background – even Intervention between educational institutions

  • Democratic Education

    • Regular informative meetings – e.g for parents about german education system or job applicants with migrational background
    • public discussions - e.g. to reduce prejudices
    • participation in public events - e.g. the amity-event in Siegen or the Jobmesse in Siegen


To know who is interested in our activities, please send us a note: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Once a month we all meet to have an unhurried brunch. Everbody is invited to come, you are welcome!  If you would like to come and you would like to bring some specialities from your hometown or country, please leave us a note via e-mail so we can calculate other errands. Brunch takes place in geisweid at the TüDEV-rooms, 10 -13 o'clock.
Mostly we are around 10-15 persons.


Wednesday Creative Workshop

We meet every wednesday at 16 o'clock at the TüDEV rooms. This workshop is only for women, who are interested in getting creative in a group. Please send us an e-mail if you would like to visit because we are restricted in workingspace.

Conversation for female refugees

We meet every monday (except the NRW school-holidays)  from 10-12 o'clock. It's a possibility to meet and talk. The conversation will not be guided, but there will be 1-2 honorary tutors. You can bring up every topic you would like to talk about in an open and cosy atmosphere with coffee.
Mostly we meet at the TüDEV-rooms in Geiswed, but sometime other activities around town are planned, you will be informed at the next meeting.
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Get-Together for young male refugees

We meet every 2 weeks on friday at 15 o'clock (please note: only uneven calendar week & except the NRW school-holidays). We offer an easy hang-around for boys between teenage and 30. Our target is to help you to arrive in this new society and help you to make yourself a home in this new country.
We meet for conversation, for cooking, hanging around, watching movies, for changing information & chatting about politics, cultural stuff or your own experiences etc.
Please send us a note: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  and come around!


Family, Marriage and Lifecounselling

Therapy and interviews don't regulary take place at the TüDev-premises, but it is possible. In case of far-reaching problems in family or lifetopics this is a possibility for getting in contact.
Our chairperson Nazime Bayer is a skilled and trained familytherapist. She has a own practise in Herborn.
She offers help to Kids, Teenagers, Adults and families
in Turkish and German.
Possible Problems:


  • Behavioural problems (ADD, ADHD, Agressiveness, Anxieties)
  • Psychosomatic Problems (Stomach-, Headache, Stutter etc.)
  • Personality Disorders
  • Depressionen
  • Bonding Disorders
  • Mental Retardation
  • Questions about raising children
  • Problems in School and Education
  • Breakups and Divorce
  • Problems in Integration




Nazime Bayer,
social educationalist and systemic family therapist
Walther-Rathenau-Str. 25, 35745 Herborn
T. 0 2772 - 576200, 
M. 0177 28 24 105
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Statute, standing orders and youth orders (all in German) can be found here:
Standing orders


Our association data are: 
AG Siegen VR 2524, StNr: 342/5927/1618,  UST-ID DE 126569461



Our Board




Chairperson: Nazime Bayer, Social Education/ Systemic Family Therapist

    20171018_173140.jpg  Vice Chairperson: Nilgün Atlihan, Assistant for Integration


    20171018_174940.jpg  Assessor: Mustafa Atlihan,



                                     Bookkeeper: Selin Ditsch, Student of architecture





Manager (associated to board):
Gül Ditsch, Economist/Social Education





Contact - account - Location plan



Gül Ditsch, Manager
Obere Kaiserstraße 6
57078 Siegen
Fax +49 +271 - 3130 551

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Bank account:

IBAN: DE39 4605 0001 0030 0694 96,
BIC: WELADED1SIE, Sparkasse Siegen

UST-ID DE 126569461
We are recognizes as a non-profit association and authorize to issue a donation receipt.

Meeting Place:

Bürgerhaus Geisweid, Obere Kaiserstraße 6, 57078 Siegen-Geisweid

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