Living together. Living better.
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.
An advance on maintenance payments (Unterhaltvorschuss) is a state subsidy for the children of single parents.
The “Mehrbedarf für werdende Mütter” is an additional aid paid to all expectant mothers of working age and non-autonomous.
Children from low-income families can benefit from the "Bildungspaket", i.e. financial support for educational activities.