Corona-Virus: business support

The website offers a complete overview of help for companies in Germany.

The BMAS has created a guide for corona help, which you can access at

Support is now available for companies that are experiencing acute business difficulties relating to the Corona virus. You can find information on current advisory services and funding opportunities at Wirtschaftsförderung or IHK Potsdam.

Information from the Ministry of Economy, Labor and Energy (MWAE) can be found HERE.

The guidance service for migrants has also compiled further information. You can find them HERE.

The website bundles information such as questions and answers about the virus, or finding the right contact person - whether it is about day care centers and after-school care or about help for companies.

The spread of the corona virus confronts many companies with emergency plans, short-time work and additional hygienic precautions. In order to ensure that these operational measures are conveyed to employees with a refugee background, bea-Brandenburg has currently set up a free hotline for language mediation (Arabic and Persian) for companies in Brandenburg. You can reach them at 0331 74003214 (Mon-Fri from 10.30 am to 1 pm). You will also find a list of the most important links on the website.

  • infection protection (partly multilingual) that can be given to employees with little knowledge of German as well
  • on the effects on employment and residence law

Coronavirus - Information and links in several languages from the EU workers' equality body