Expat Clubs & Groups

Geneva International Friendship Circle
The Friendship Circle has meetings that take place every Monday at 18:15. The quarterly programme can be obtained from Villa Rigot, 9, avenue de la Paix, 1202 Geneva.
ESCA English Speaking Cancer Association
A non-profit association of volunteers and professionals that offers emotional support, practical help for cancer patients and carers in English.  At 150 Route de Ferney, 1218 Le Grand-Saconnex. 
PhotoClub for UN organizations
Photo club open to UN organizations, diplomatic missions and their family members. All levels welcome - from beginners to experienced professionals. PhotoClub, ITU, Place des Nations, 1211 Geneva.
International Club of Lausanne
Club bringing together multinational men and women to share social and cultural interests in the Nyon, Lausanne and Montreux area.
Seul Mates Single Group
English-speaking singles group that meets the first Saturday of each month from 18:00 to 20:00. At Cafe de la Gare, 2 Rue du Montbrillant, 1202 Geneva.
Non profit devoted to spreading ideas with one million talented members. Invites people from every discipline and culture to spread ideas, change attitudes, lives, world. Talks and events covering all topics from science, business and global issues.
Club Diplomatique de Geneve
A private, non-political and non-religious organisation recognised as of public benefit. It works, in particular, on the international positioning of the region, welcoming internationals. At 106 Route de Ferney, 1202 Geneva.
Neuchatel International Club
Social club and support group for English-speaking families in the canton, together with organization of social and cultural events.
Royal British Legion, Swiss Branch
The Swiss branch organise social events such as spring/autumn lunches and a chance to take part in Remembrance ceremonies with Swiss and French counterparts. Membership forms available from Mr Jefford, RBL Swiss Branch, 5 ch du Milieu, 1279 Bogis-Bossey.
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Geneva Irish Association
Non-political and non-profit organisation with the aim to promote Irish social and cultural activities and encourage understanding of Irish culture in Switzerland. At 6, rue Pedro Meylan, 1208 Geneva.
Le Cafe Vivant
A bilingual organization facilitating expats social and cultural integration, in direct contact with local environment. Language immersion workshops, musical activities, link and network events.
International Womens Club of Nyon
The purpose of the club is to promote friendly contacts among women of all nationalities through multiple activities, and to help facilitate the integration of newcomers.
American Women's Club of Lausanne
The AWCL was created in 1968 for women of all nationalities to meet and take part in social, cultural and sporting activities. Office opening hours: Weekdays 09:30am-11:00am. At 6 Avenue Eglantine, 1006 Lausanne.
Federation of Anglo-Swiss Clubs Geneva
The Anglo Swiss Club of Geneva organises a variety of cultural, recreational and social events, including talks by people from the UK or Switzerland.
American International Club of Geneva
A place to meet people, make friends and take part in a wide range of social and business activities. Office open Monday to Friday from 09:00-12:00 and 14:00-17:00 at the Hotel Intercontinental, 1211 Geneva.
Sugar and Spice
Private dinners organised to meet other gay women of all nationalities, aged 35 , singles or couples.
ES & ASC - Lausanne
The English Speaking & Anglo-Swiss Club of Lausanne (ES&ASC) is a social club, devoted to having fun, whilst sharing a common language: English. Everyone is welcome to join the ES&ASC - irrespective of nationality or mother tongue.
Net Expat
Assessment, training and coaching for global corporations and expats on short or long term basis. At 18 Avenue Louis Casai, 1209 Geneva.
Expatparent Switzerland
International Parents Club - A community for parents living in La Cote between Versoix and Morges. The Club offers a safe place to connect and discuss with other parents in order to help you integrate and settle.
Expat In CH
Web portal with information, resources, products and services for English speakers living in Switzerland.
The Golden Group
Cultural and social group for retired and semi-retired English speaking people. Meeting held once or twice a month. Contact Maya Marcus at 56, Grand Montfleury, 1290 Versoix.
LiNK- The Aupair Connection
A twice monthly (2nd and 4th Thursdays) group for au-pairs in the Lake Geneva region to come and meet. All nationalities welcome. LiNK also organises various weekend trips away within Switzerland. At La Fraternelle, 6 rue Juste Olivier, 1260 Nyon.
UNWG - United Womens Guild
An organization where international friendship and understanding continually grows; where women from more than a hundred countries share opportunities for recreation. At 13 Avenue de la Paix, 1211 Geneva 10.
International relocation portal for expatriates moving and relocation abroad. Accommodation, jobs, international schools, health
Geneva Asia Society
A network of individual as well as institutional members for exchanging views and knowledge on Asia, ranging from arts and culture to business opportunities, politics and diplomacy. Also arrange cultural events.
Fribourg Expat Womans Group
The aim of the group is to provide a platform for newcomers and existing expatriates/members in Fribourg, to meet, swap information and experiences, whilst having fun and making new friends. Membership is free of charge.
A community for expats and locals in Geneva, Lausanne, Bern, Zurich and Basel. A good way to get information, join activities and meet people.
News and information for expats.
Fidelio - Ferney Voltaire
Matchmaking agency. At 30 rue de Geneve, 01210 Ferney Voltaire.
Web portal for English speaking expatriates in Switzerland.
American Democrats Abroad
Club where American Democrats can meet up discuss political issues of common cause and interest. At 12 Rue de la Coulouvreniere, 1204 Geneva.
International English Speaking Club of La Chaux-de-Fonds
The International English Speaking Club of La Chaux-de-Fonds is non-profit-making, non-political, non-religious organisation. It is open to everyone of whatever nationality who wants to speak English.
www.meetnewface.com organizes or informs you about events to meet the newcomers of Geneva. Our events include for instance, after work parties, guided tours of Geneva, dating parties, ladies nights, and more.
American Citizens Abroad
Non-profit, non-partisan, non governmental association dedicated to serving and defending the interests of individual US citizens living worldwide. Headquarters are located in Geneva, with members worldwide.
The Jamaica Association in Switzerland
An association for Jamaicans and friends of Jamaica in Switzerland. Social and cultural activities to promote talent, culture and tourism of Jamaica, fund raising for schools in Jamaica, cultural exchange. At 23 Avenue de France, 1202 Geneva.
Love Is In The Air
Fancy dress speed dating in English. Entertaining evenings and an opportunity to meet new singles and new friends in Geneva.
Geneva Area Pond Club
Founded by Americans living in Switzerland, the club organises informal meetings on the first Sunday of every month. Discussions are in English and French.
British Residents Association of Switzerland
It is the Associations objective to provide useful information and entertainment to British subjects and others with an interest in British culture. The Association is organized in 6 Regions centred major cities.