addiction prevention

German: Suchtprävention , English: addiction prevention
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assisted living for young people, sheltered housing for young people, Foyer project, Foyer living

German: betreutes Jugendwohnen , English: assisted living for young people, sheltered housing for young people, Foyer project, Foyer living
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behavioural disorder, behavioural problems, behavioural issues

German: Verhaltensauffälligkeit , English: behavioural disorder, behavioural problems, behavioural issues
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child and youth services

German: Kinder- und Jugendhilfe , English: child and youth services
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Child and Youth Services Act

German: Kinder- und Jugendhilfegesetz (KJHG) , English: Child and Youth Services Act
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child and youth support services

German: Kinder- und Jugendförderung , English: child and youth support services
Topic:
English - Explanation:

Child and youth support services comprises child and youth services (both non-statutory and provided by an association), youth social work and educational child and youth protection (cf. Sections 11-14 in Book 8 of the Social Code). It also comprises technical and financial resources dedicated to activities and projects in these fields. The details are laid down in the federal states' child and youth support services acts.

child and youth work

German: Kinder- und Jugendarbeit , English: child and youth work
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English - Explanation:

Child and youth work belongs to the field of social work and places a strong educational role in non-school settings. Child and youth work helps young people to develop their personalities. It responds to the interests of young people, who themselves help shape the activities they are offered. Child and youth work is aimed at all children, adolescents and young adults under 27.

communal living for young people with social worker support

German: Jugendwohnen , English: communal living for young people with social worker support
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community orientation, orientation towards the social environment

German: Sozialraumorientierung , English: community orientation, orientation towards the social environment
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Cooperative Federation for Youth Social Work

German: Kooperationsverbund Jugendsozialarbeit , English: Cooperative Federation for Youth Social Work
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English - Explanation:

The Cooperative Federation for Youth Social Work is an association of large nationwide youth social work providers, specifically the German Workers' Welfare Association (AWO), Federal Association for Protestant Youth Social Work (BAG EJSA), Federal Association for Catholic Youth Social Work (BAG KJS), Federal Association of Local and Regional Youth Social Work Agencies (BAG ÖRT), DER PARITÄTISCHE Gesamtverband (DER PARITÄTISCHE), the German Red Cross (DRK) and Internationaler Bund.

director of the youth welfare office, head of the youth welfare office

German: Jugendamtsleiter , English: director of the youth welfare office, head of the youth welfare office
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disadvantaged young person, young person from a disadvantaged background, young person with fewer opportunities, young person from a disadvantaged family

German: sozial benachteiligter Jugendlicher , English: disadvantaged young person, young person from a disadvantaged background, young person with fewer opportunities, young person from a disadvantaged family
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empowerment

German: Empowerment , English: empowerment
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English - Explanation:

The concept of empowerment originates in social work. The term itself has connotions of "taking control", "taking action", "strengthening one's autonomy". Empowerment aims to encourage individuals to discover their strengths, talents and abilities so they can use these resources to manage their everyday lives and their futures.

endangerment of the welfare of a child

German: Kindeswohlgefährdung , English: endangerment of the welfare of a child
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foster family

German: Pflegefamilie , English: foster family
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foster parents

German: Pflegeeltern , English: foster parents
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full-time care

German: Vollzeitpflege , English: full-time care
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German Social Code

German: Sozialgesetzbuch (SGB) , English: German Social Code
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juvenile court, youth court

German: Jugendgericht , English: juvenile court, youth court
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juvenile delinquency

German: Jugenddelinquenz , English: juvenile delinquency
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juvenile detention

German: Jugendarrest , English: juvenile detention
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Kreis (district) youth welfare office

German: Kreisjugendamt , English: Kreis (district) youth welfare office
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Land (state) youth welfare office

German: Landesjugendamt , English: Land (state) youth welfare office
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low-threshold

German: niedrigschwellig , English: low-threshold
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municipal youth welfare office

German: Stadtjugendamt , English: municipal youth welfare office
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national centre for early intervention

German: Nationales Zentrum Frühe Hilfen , English: national centre for early intervention
Topic:
English - Explanation:

The NZFH (national centre for early intervention) was founded in 2007 by the Federal Ministry for Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth (BMFSFJ) to strengthen preventive child protection and assist experts in improving the early intervention scheme. The overall aim of the NZFH is to help protect children earlier and more effectively from harm by building effective networks between healthcare and child and youth services providers.

neglected child

German: vernachlässigtes Kind , English: neglected child
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of a low-threshold nature

German: Niedrigschwelligkeit , English: of a low-threshold nature
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open-door youth work activities

German: offene Jugendarbeit , English: open-door youth work activities
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English - Explanation:

Open-door youth work activities are part of the social work field. They are open to children and young people at no charge. No membership is required and there are no special requirements for access.

outreach youth work, detached youth work

German: mobile Jugendarbeit , English: outreach youth work, detached youth work
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person of trust, confidant

German: Vertrauensperson , English: person of trust, confidant
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prevention work

German: Präventionsarbeit , English: prevention work
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professional supervision

German: Supervision , English: professional supervision
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reintegration, rehabilitation

German: Wiedereingliederung , English: reintegration, rehabilitation
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relevant to the social environment, relevant to the community, with a relevance to the social environment, with a relevance to the community, relating to the social environment, relating to the community

German: Sozialraumbezug , English: relevant to the social environment, relevant to the community, with a relevance to the social environment, with a relevance to the community, relating to the social environment, relating to the community
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representative of the youth court assistance service

German: Jugendgerichtshelfer , English: representative of the youth court assistance service
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residential care for young people in difficult situations

German: stationäre Jugendhilfe , English: residential care for young people in difficult situations
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residential establishment

German: stationäre Einrichtung , English: residential establishment
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residential home for young people

German: Jugendwohnheim , English: residential home for young people
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residential socio-educational support

German: stationäre Erziehungshilfe , English: residential socio-educational support
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school refuser, truant

German: Schulverweigerer , English: school refuser, truant
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school social work, social work in schools

German: Schulsozialarbeit , English: school social work, social work in schools
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school social worker, social worker in schools

German: Schulsozialarbeiter , English: school social worker, social worker in schools
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semi-residential socio-educational support

German: teilstationäre Hilfen , English: semi-residential socio-educational support
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social education

German: Sozialpädagogik , English: social education
Topic:
English - Explanation:

The science and practice of social education refers to a combination of education and welfare state intervention. Social education as a field seeks to empower young people, assist them in participating in society, and eliminate social disadvantages.

social education worker

German: Sozialpädagoge , English: social education worker
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social environment, community

German: Sozialraum , English: social environment, community
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social environment, social scene

German: Milieu , English: social environment, social scene
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English - Explanation:

A social environment or scene comprises the social circumstances that affect an individual or a group. In Germany, such an environment is described by the term "Sinus-Milieu", coined by the Sinus research institute, to mean an instrument to identify certain target groups for research purposes. The Sinus-Milieu system is a way to describe the sociocultural diversity of a given society. It describes the concerns and needs of the various groups, their values, aims in life, lifestyles and attitudes, as well as their social backgrounds

social security benefits, social welfare

German: Sozialleistungen , English: social security benefits, social welfare
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social worker

German: Sozialarbeiter , English: social worker
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socialisation

German: Sozialisation , English: socialisation
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socially deprived, socially disadvantaged, underprivileged

German: sozial benachteiligt , English: socially deprived, socially disadvantaged, underprivileged
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socio-educational help for families

German: sozialpädagogische Familienhilfe , English: socio-educational help for families
Topic:
English - Explanation:

Section 31 of Book 8 of the Social Code mentions socio-educational help for families as a specific form of socio-educational support. Family support workers regularly visit families in their homes and work with them to find solutions to any family problems.

socio-educational support

German: sozialpädagogische Begleitung , English: socio-educational support
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street work, detached work

German: Straßensozialarbeit , English: street work, detached work
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street work, detached work

German: Streetwork , English: street work, detached work
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support services, offer of assistance

German: Unterstützungsangebot , English: support services, offer of assistance
Topic:

support, assistance, benefits

German: Unterstützung , English: support, assistance, benefits
Topic:

therapy, treatment

German: Therapie , English: therapy, treatment
Topic:

young offenders' institution, youth detention centre, juvenile detention centre

German: Jugendstrafvollzug , English: young offenders' institution, youth detention centre, juvenile detention centre
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youth centre , residential home for young people

German: Jugendheim , English: youth centre , residential home for young people
Topic:
English - Explanation:

A German "Jugendheim" can refer to a) a youth centre that offers leisure activities and assistance with everyday problems or to b) a residential home for young people that is staffed with youth workers.

youth club

German: Jugendhaus , English: youth club
Topic:
English - Explanation:

Youth centre that offers leisure activities and assistance with everyday problems.

youth court assistance service

German: Jugendgerichtshilfe , English: youth court assistance service
Topic:
English - Explanation:

In criminal cases involving youth (aged between 14 and 17) or young adults (18 to 20), the youth court must consult the youth court assistance service. Its representatives examine the social and care-related aspects of the proceedings and consider whether youth services are to be provided and/or whether there is an alternative to formal proceedings before a criminal court.

youth crime, juvenile crime

German: Jugendkriminalität , English: youth crime, juvenile crime
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youth custodial sentence, youth custody

German: Jugendstrafe , English: youth custodial sentence, youth custody
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youth officer

German: Jugendpfleger , English: youth officer
Topic:

youth outreach services

German: Aufsuchende Jugendarbeit , English: youth outreach services
Topic:
English - Explanation:

Youth outreach services. Also known as mobile youth work or youth streetwork. Explanation: youth outreach services are aimed primarily at adolescents and young adults aged 14 to 27 who move in public spaces either individually, in groups or as part of a "scene". These individuals often need a specific level of support and are not or no longer covered by other forms of systematic support. Youth outreach services empower young people to take charge of their own circumstances or those of the group they live in, especially in conflict situations.

youth services

German: Jugendhilfe , English: youth services
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youth social work

German: Jugendsozialarbeit , English: youth social work
Topic:

youth social work at schools

German: Jugendsozialarbeit an Schulen , English: youth social work at schools
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youth support services

German: Jugendförderung , English: youth support services
Topic:
English - Explanation:

Cf. also "child and youth support services". Target group: young people aged 6 to 27. Child and youth support services comprise outreach youth work, youth association work, youth social work and educational child and youth protection.

youth welfare office

German: Jugendamt , English: youth welfare office
Topic:
English - Explanation:

All local child and youth services providers (generally all urban districts and counties) must maintain a youth welfare office. The offices provide child and youth services as required under Section 2 of Book 8 of the Social Code. Note: "Jugendamt" is occasionally also translated as "youth office“

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