Family Service

Information center for child care (City of Kiel)

The information center (Elternberatungsstelle für Kindertageseinrichtungen und Tagespflege) is located in the city hall. The information center provides advice for all parents, that are looking for a child care place for their child. This includes crib and kindergarten places as well as afternoon day care for school children.

If your child is one year old, it has a legal right for a daycare place. The information center will help you to find a place. They need to know about your request at least three months in advance! The information center also manages the central waiting list for all daycare places in Kiel. 

Here you find more information (in German)


Amt für Schule, Kinder- und Jugendeinrichtungen
Elternberatung für Kindertageseinrichtungen und Tagespflege
Neues Rathaus (New City Hall, Entrance next to the Tourist Information)
Andreas-Gayk-Str. 31
24103 Kiel

Monika Grunwald
room B 348
phone  0431 901 3399

Christina Stenzel
room B 350
phone 0431 901 3388


Information center for "Tagespflege" of the City of Kiel

If you are looking for a smaller and more familiar daycare for your child "Tagespflege" might be the right daycare for you. The information center answers all questions regarding "Tagespflege" and helps you to find the right childminder.

Please click here for more information (in German)