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FAQs

Want to know more about Spouse Community Aarhus? We’ve compiled this handy set of questions and answers for you to check out. If you still have further queries, we’re here to help, just email us at info@spousecommunityaarhus.dk with ‘Spouse Community’ in the subject line. 

What is a spouse? Who can join Spouse Community Aarhus?

We consider a spouse anyone who has relocated to another city or town due to their partner’s work assignment or study, or they have moved to live with their partner in their partner’s home country. We welcome spouses and partners of all nationalities – even Danes who have returned from living abroad – regardless of if you’re married, have children, or work fulltime. We’d love to welcome you!

I'm a man. Can I join Spouse Community Aarhus?

Absolutely! We are an inclusive network and we’re all about creating a diverse community of members from across the globe, regardless of age, gender and sexual orientation. All are welcome!
 

My partner and I aren't married, can I still become a member?

Yes! We consider a spouse to be anyone, married or unmarried, who has relocated to another city or town due to their partner’s work assignment or study, or they have moved to live with their partner in their partner’s home country.
 

Why should I become a member?

By becoming a member of Spouse Community Aarhus, you’ll be joining an active network of like-minded individuals living in Aarhus. We connect newcomers with established spouses to help you feel at home in your new city and help you make new friends and networks. We look forward to presenting you with an active, diverse and most importantly, fun, regular program of social and meet-and-greet events, family activities, and professional development and networking opportunities.

For just 100 DKK per person, per year (valid from the date your membership payment is processed), by becoming a member of Spouse Community Aarhus you will:

  • Become part of a welcoming, inclusive and active community of new and established spouses in Aarhus.
  • Receive invitations (via Facebook and email) to an active and diverse program of Spouse Community Aarhus events. Most events will be free or with discounted prices for members to participate.
  • Gain access to our members-only Spouse Community Aarhus Facebook group which functions as an active forum for members to connect, interact, ask questions and offer advice or recommendations.
     

I’d like to attend an event before signing up to become a member, is this possible?

Yes! We hold our FREE Monthly Coffee Morning and regular Afternoon Coffees and TGIF with Spouse Community evenings, which are open to both non-members and members. These events are an opportunity for potential members to meet us and get to know more about our community before signing up for a membership. We will advertise these events on our public Spouse Community Aarhus Facebook page and here on our website
 

Are my children welcome at the events?

Everyone is welcome to our events, and we do plan several family-friendly and children-oriented activities. Kids are welcome to attend our other events if the venue permits and we will note this within the event information. As some of our events may be held in adult-oriented pubs or bars, it’s best to use your own judgement.  
 

I'm only staying in Aarhus for a few months. Do I need to pay the full membership fee?

AAs we are a volunteer-based organisation we don’t offer discounted membership rates. However we’d love to connect you with our community, so we recommend attending our Monthly Coffee Mornings, Afternoon Coffee or TGIF with Spouse Community events which are open to both members and non-members. Here you can get to know us and meet fellow spouses, from there you can decide if you’d like to sign up.
 

I'm a member. Can I bring my friend or partner to the Spouse Community Aarhus events?

Members are encouraged to invite their friends, partners and anyone else that may be interested to our Monthly Coffee Mornings, Afternoon Coffee and TGIF with Spouse Community evenings. These events are free to join and open to both members and non-members. Many of our 'members only' event allow members bring their partner and/or children along, however we recommend your friends become members if they'd like to attend a 'members only' event. You can send them a link to our sign-up page to become a member for only 100kr.
 

I'm a member. Can my partner also sign up?

Yes! We are happy to welcome both spouses to Spouse Community Aarhus. As memberships only cover one person each, they will need to fill out their own sign-up form. You can send them a link to our sign-up page.

How do I cancel my membership?

You are able to cancel your Spouse Community Aarhus membership at any time. Memberships must be cancelled by sending an e-mail, informing us of your cancellation, to info@spousecommunityaarhus.dk with 'Spouse Community Aarhus' in the subject line. Please not, membership refunds will not be offered on cancelled memberships.

Any further questions?

If you have any further questions, we're here to help. Just e-mail us at info@spousecommunityaarhus.dk with 'Spouse Community Aarhus' in the subject line.

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