COMIN is the contact point for all foreigners arriving and living in Nitra.
Contact us if you need information and advice regarding health care, psychological help, education, employment, social assistance, leisure activities and other needs related to your life in Nitra.
We provide assistance services through cultural mediators and social workers in solving various life situations and problems related to your life in Slovakia.
We provide legal aid in the field of residence, accommodation, employment, social assistance, health care, education and other areas of your life in Slovakia. The consultations are provided free of charge in Slovak and Ukrainian.
Our COMIN community centre regularly organizes leisure, educational and volunteer events. The events are intended for teenagers and adults and focus on the communication, integration into the Slovak society, board games, and discussions on interesting topics, views of life and culture, as well as training techniques for managing stress. You also have an opportunity to meet new people, both foreigners and Slovaks, here in the community centre.
The children playground is suitable for children of all ages. They can play board games, do their homework, read books or search for information on the Internet in a nice environment. Every day, we organize special development activities for children, such as cartoons, drawing, reading, crafts and development of fine motor skills.
You can also take care of your babies, feed them or change them here.
If you need to run errands, you can leave your children here in the care of our staff for a short time (max. 3 hours).
Classes for children
We are happy to welcome children who need help with studying every day from 14:00 to 16:00. Our experts help children understand current topics for study and assist them in doing their homework. If necessary, children may join classes online through our notebooks.
I´m going to school
Registration for the program is currently closed.
The “I´m going to school“ educational program is intended for Ukrainian children at the age of 5-7 who will go to school in 2023. The program will last from 16th January 2023 to 29th May 2023. The goal of the program is to prepare your child for school.
The special school preparation program offers a possibility for children to choose whether to study in a Ukrainian or Slovak school. Children will learn Ukrainian and Slovak language, mathematics and understand basic things through playing. Children will obtain all necessary learning materials. The classes will take place in Nitra.
The maximum number of children per group is 10.
The classes take place in the following times.
Monday: 9:00 – 12:00
Tuesday: 9:00 – 12:00
Thursday: 9:00 – 12:00
Friday: 9:00 – 10:00
Psychological help for children
In recent weeks, there have been more and more children from Ukraine who have had difficult and traumatizing experience in Slovak schools and kindergartens. If you know children or teenagers in your area who need psychological help, do not hesitate to contact our COMIN centre.
We provide basic material aid – basic hygiene kits, drug store products, clothing and food aid. If necessary, call us at the number: +421 947 924 753.
- The services are not available on public holidays.
- The services are for people in need.
- The services are also provided by female staff.
- The entrance is barrier-free.
- The services are free of charge.
Monday: 8:00 – 17:00
Tuesday: 8:00 – 17:00
Wednesday: 8:00 – 17:00
Thursday: 8:00 – 17:00
Friday: 8:00 – 17:00
COMIN centrum, Cintorínska 5, Nitra Show on the map
+421 911 055 889
+421 947 924 753 (material aid)