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Tuesday 25 May 09:00 – Digital Drop-in Session

Are you an international resident looking for answers about living, working or studying in Helsingborg?
 
We’re available to chat with you every other Tuesday morning. No question is too big or too small. Our team members are Swedish and English, ensuring a good mix of local and international knowledge!
 
We’ve answered a wide range of queries and can point you in the right direction if you need further information.
Sign up here for a 25-minute one-to-one video call. We’re looking forward to meeting you!
 

During our events we sometimes take photographs and short videos to share on the HIC website and social media. If you prefer not to be in any photos or videos, please let us know at the beginning of the event. Thank you! 


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Tuesday 11 May 09:00 – Digital Drop-in Session

Are you an international resident looking for answers about living, working or studying in Helsingborg?
 
We’re available to chat with you every other Tuesday morning. No question is too big or too small. Our team members are Swedish and English, ensuring a good mix of local and international knowledge!
 
We’ve answered a wide range of queries and can point you in the right direction if you need further information.
Sign up here for a 25-minute one-to-one video call. We’re looking forward to meeting you!
 

During our events we sometimes take photographs and short videos to share on the HIC website and social media. If you prefer not to be in any photos or videos, please let us know at the beginning of the event. Thank you! 


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By registering to our events you give your permission to Helsingborg International Connections (HIC), according to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), to register your name and email address to be used for the sole purpose of distributing newsletters and invitations to events 

Tuesday 27 April 09:00 – Digital Drop-in Session

Are you an international resident looking for answers about living, working or studying in Helsingborg?
 
We’re available to chat with you every other Tuesday morning. No question is too big or too small. Our team members are Swedish and English, ensuring a good mix of local and international knowledge!
 
We’ve answered a wide range of queries and can point you in the right direction if you need further information.
Sign up here for a 25-minute one-to-one video call. We’re looking forward to meeting you!
 

During our events we sometimes take photographs and short videos to share on the HIC website and social media. If you prefer not to be in any photos or videos, please let us know at the beginning of the event. Thank you! 


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Thursday 22 April 18:00 – Last Minute Tax Help

Image by Steve Buissinne from Pixabay

Do you have any last-minute questions about your tax return? Are you trying to figure out what you can claim for?

Join us for this session with Andreas Strandberg, local tax lawyer and HIC friend. He’ll talk about the Swedish tax system for private individuals and best practice for deductions including travel.

He’ll also explain how you could benefit by starting a company and acting as a consultant.

Please email your questions in advance to info@hiconnections.eu so that Andreas can answer them during his talk. There will also be time for Q & A afterwards. 😊

Swedish tax declarations are due by May 3rd this year.

During our events we sometimes take photographs and short videos to share on the HIC website and social media. If you prefer not to be in any photos or videos, please let us know at the beginning of the event. Thank you!


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Tuesday 13 April 09:00 – Digital Drop-in Session

Are you an international resident looking for answers about living, working or studying in Helsingborg?
 
We’re available to chat with you every other Tuesday morning. No question is too big or too small. Our team members are Swedish and English, ensuring a good mix of local and international knowledge!
 
We’ve answered a wide range of queries and can point you in the right direction if you need further information.
Sign up here for a 25-minute one-to-one video call. We’re looking forward to meeting you!
 

During our events we sometimes take photographs and short videos to share on the HIC website and social media. If you prefer not to be in any photos or videos, please let us know at the beginning of the event. Thank you! 


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By registering to our events you give your permission to Helsingborg International Connections (HIC), according to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), to register your name and email address to be used for the sole purpose of distributing newsletters and invitations to events 

Thursday 8 April 18:00 – Volunteers with Vision!

Photo: The Hilary Clark

Wondering how you can be involved in your community this spring and summer? Join us online to find out about four exciting projects which would love your help! We’ll hear from:

Helsingbutt – a Vision Fund project that is looking to clean up the city from cigarette butts and discarded snus, then create an art installation with the collected litter. They are looking for 25 volunteers in total. Nantli and Daniela are both from Mexico and have been living in Helsingborg since August 2020.

Barns Lekparti (Children’s Play Party) – a Vision Fund project which will work with children and different social groups to design and create an adventure play space in Helsingborg. Volunteers will have an active role in helping build the play space and will have many opportunities to learn new skills, too! Kevin and Lili are from the USA and have been living in Sweden for the last 2 and 3 years.

Vårt Helsingborg (Our Helsingborg) – a Vision Fund project which will work with unestablished artists in the city to co-create and make a public artwork. Filip will teach everything from placement, sustainability and environmental aspects to financing. The project’s vision is to build self-confidence and knowledge in unestablished artists, who will benefit from a more active cultural grassroots movement in the city. Filip has both Swedish and Iranian heritage and has lived in Sweden all his life.

Söderscen – “Söderscen på Furutorpsplatsen” is a placemaking project by the Department of Urban Planning of the city of Helsingborg. The project aims to transform Furutorpsplatsen into the living room of Söder, the southern part of the city, by engaging the community in multiple activities for different audiences. Everyone can come with their ideas for leisure activities and projects to be implemented at Furutorpsplatsen and the co-ordinators will gladly facilitate their development. Alina is from the Ukraine and has been living in Helsingborg since 2018.

Please sign up on Eventbrite to receive the link to the Zoom meeting. 

During our events we sometimes take photographs and short videos to share on the HIC website and social media. If you prefer not to be in any photos or videos, please let us know at the beginning of the event. Thank you!


Sign up here by 16:00 on Thursday 8th April

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Tuesday 23 March 09:00 – Digital Drop-in Session

Are you an international resident looking for answers about living, working or studying in Helsingborg?
 
We’re available to chat with you every other Tuesday morning. No question is too big or too small. Our team members are Swedish and English, ensuring a good mix of local and international knowledge!
 
We’ve answered a wide range of queries and can point you in the right direction if you need further information.
Sign up here for a 25-minute one-to-one video call. We’re looking forward to meeting you!
 

During our events we sometimes take photographs and short videos to share on the HIC website and social media. If you prefer not to be in any photos or videos, please let us know at the beginning of the event. Thank you! 


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By registering to our events you give your permission to Helsingborg International Connections (HIC), according to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), to register your name and email address to be used for the sole purpose of distributing newsletters and invitations to events 

Wednesday 10 March 10:00 – Ways into Work

This digital event is for you if you are currently job-seeking, thinking about changing your job, considering retraining, need some inspiration, want to know how to enter the Swedish job market or are a student looking for an internship. 

We have invited four great guest speakers, who will inspire and inform you! Welcome to:

10:15 – 11:15: Thomas Berg of Arbetsmarknadsförvaltningen

  • The labour market in the Nordic region
  • Job-seeking and matching services in our area
  • SFI-yrkesspår, the new vocational Swedish courses

11:30 – 12:15: Charbel Tawk of Peers Bridge

  • Tips on Swedish workplace culture
  • Soft skills and job applications

13:00 – 13:45: Natalia Sviridova of HyWork

  • An expat’s story 
  • Motivation, practical tips and upskilling
  • Courses and retraining

13:45 – 14:10: Olivia Larsson of Your Local Hero

  • Matching students and start-ups for internships

This event will be held on Zoom and will be recorded. Welcome to join us for the topics which will be of most interest to you, or stay with us for the whole event. We’ve incorporated time for Q and A and breaks.

FULL SCHEDULE 

During our events we sometimes take photographs and short videos to share on the HIC website and social media. If you prefer not to be in any photos or videos, please let us know at the beginning of the event. Thank you!


Sign up here by 12:00 on Tuesday 9th March

By registering to our events you give your permission to Helsingborg International Connections (HIC), according to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), to register your name and email address to be used for the sole purpose of distributing newsletters and invitations to events.

GDPR and email policy

Tuesday 9 March 09:00 – Digital Drop-in Session

Are you an international resident looking for answers about living, working or studying in Helsingborg?
 
We’re available to chat with you every other Tuesday morning. No question is too big or too small. Our team members are Swedish and English, ensuring a good mix of local and international knowledge!
 
We’ve answered a wide range of queries and can point you in the right direction if you need further information.
Sign up here for a 25-minute one-to-one video call. We’re looking forward to meeting you!
 

During our events we sometimes take photographs and short videos to share on the HIC website and social media. If you prefer not to be in any photos or videos, please let us know at the beginning of the event. Thank you! 


Book here 

By registering to our events you give your permission to Helsingborg International Connections (HIC), according to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), to register your name and email address to be used for the sole purpose of distributing newsletters and invitations to events 

Tuesday 16 February 09:00 – Digital Drop-in Session

Are you an international resident looking for answers about living, working or studying in Helsingborg?
 
We’re available to chat with you every other Tuesday morning. No question is too big or too small. Our team members are Swedish and English, ensuring a good mix of local and international knowledge!
 
We’ve answered a wide range of queries and can point you in the right direction if you need further information.
Sign up here for a 25-minute one-to-one video call. We’re looking forward to meeting you!
 

During our events we sometimes take photographs and short videos to share on the HIC website and social media. If you prefer not to be in any photos or videos, please let us know at the beginning of the event. Thank you! 


Book here 

By registering to our events you give your permission to Helsingborg International Connections (HIC), according to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), to register your name and email address to be used for the sole purpose of distributing newsletters and invitations to events