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International Community Odense

Helps you feel at home

Moving to a new country might be challenging. There are several practical matters to take care of: from accommodation search, registration and finding childcare or school, to building a new social network and getting accustomed to a new culture and lifestyle.

If you or your partner have been offered a job in Odense and are planning your relocation, or have moved already, International Community Odense is here to help you in the process. International Community Odense is a part of City of Odense and helps international employees and their families settle in Odense, by offering free services before, during and after arrival.

Wide Range of Services for International Employees and Their Families

 At International Community Odense you can benefit from individual guidance from a team of committed and caring specialists.

Newcomer Service offers information and resources to help you with your move, both pre- and post-arrival, and help you settle in Odense.

Finding accommodation in Denmark might be a challenge – especially when you do not know the language and the local market. To make the relocation process as smooth as possible, International Community Odense offers First Home Service to help you find the first home in Odense, by establishing contact to local rental companies and housing associations.

International Community Odense has a strong focus on the well-being of the accompanying family and has a Spouse Service for accompanying partners, including individual counselling on the Danish labour market and job searching.

Events for Internationals

At International Community Odense’s events internationals can meet each other and the Danes, and build up social networks.Throughout the year International Community Odense organizes various social events, aiming to introduce internationals to new social networks and activities around the city.

In addition to social events and activities, internationals can participate in informative webinars, workshops, and seminars on different topics about life in Denmark.

Find More Information and Get in Touch

For information about the practicalities of moving, living and working in Odense, visit International Community Odense’s website

For individual guidance, contact International Community Odense by email at

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