Members' Services

Services for DIJuF members include the following:

  • Free legal advice on questions arising out of the youth welfare offices' work.
  • Advice and support for youth welfare offices in legal procedings.
  • Assistance in enforcing child maintenance claims against parents living in foreign jurisdictions.
  • A wide ranging program of qualification and training events for youth welfare professionals.
  • The legal journal „DAS JUGENDAMT” („THE YOUTH WELFARE OFFICE”) as well as other publications, which offer information on current debates and legal issues.


  • To contact staff members of the DIJuF office in Heidelberg please visit Geschäftsstelle on the German version of our Website.