In order to support families, in Germany there are various forms of assistance available from the state. There is assistance in the form of money, such as the child or parent allowances. There are also various forms of child day care as well as parental leave.

If you have questions, for example about child-rearing, or if there are problems in the family, parents in Germany can seek family counselling free of charge.

Family counselling

School and Education

Family Benefits


Child day care

Family reunification