Berlin Care

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January 25, 2021 4:55 pm
The lockdown will last at least until the 14th of February and day-care centres will be closed except for emergency assistance (Notbetreuung).
January 16, 2021 5:43 pm
Normally the Elterngeld (parental allowance) corresponds to 67% of the net salary of the average income received by the parent in the last 12 months before parental leave and is usually paid in additi
January 12, 2021 5:41 pm
In Germany, around 2.5 million people have to work and take care of one or more family members, for example an elderly person living at home.
December 14, 2020 8:29 pm
An advance on maintenance payments (Unterhaltvorschuss) is a state subsidy for the children of single parents.
December 3, 2020 6:54 pm
The WBS guarantees the person the possibility to move to a socially subsidized flat, but it will be the person's task to actively look for a home.
November 24, 2020 9:56 pm
The “Mehrbedarf für werdende Mütter” is an additional aid paid to all expectant mothers of working age and non-autonomous.
November 4, 2020 5:13 pm
From 2021 onwards, the child allowance (Kindergeld) and the tax deduction for children (Kinderfreibeträge) will be increased by 15€ per month.
September 25, 2020 4:06 pm
Children from low-income families can benefit from the "Bildungspaket", i.e. financial support for educational activities.