Germany offers parents a lot of support to take care of their children. In this online tutorial, you will get information on the various financial benefits available to parents in Germany, specifically Berlin. I also offer you step-by-step guidance on how to apply for Elterngeld, which documents you need to submit and the different ways in which you can take Elternzeit (parental leave).

After this, you will have:
  1. General information on benefits available to parents
  2. Application processes for financial benefits in Berlin like Mutterschaftsgeld, Mutterschutz, Elternzeit and Elterngeld
  3. PDF of the list of documents needed for the application

Course plan

Video 1: Introduction
Video 2: Mutterschutz and Mutterschaftsgeld
Video 3: Elternzeit
Video 4: Elterngeld
Video 5: More on Elternzeit and Elterngeld
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