Childcare in Berlin

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Before starting primary school, most Berlin boys and girls experience group dynamics at day care centers or kindergartens.

Since August 1, 2013, every Berlin child has the right to a place in a nursery or day care place from their first birthday.

Childcare facilities in Berlin

Youth offices


Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf
Rathaus Wilmersdorf, Fehrbelliner Platz 4, Tel. 90 29-15 021

Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg
›› Frankfurter Allee 35-37, Tel. 9 02 98-0, -44 96
›› Adalbert Str. 23b, Tel. 9 02 98-16 80
›› Hallesches Ufer 80, Tel. 9 02 98-16 82, -24 14

Lichtenberg
Große-Leege-Str. 103, Tel. 9 02 96-50 11

Marzahn-Hellersdorf
Riesaer Str. 94, Tel. 9 02 93-41 01

Mitte  
Karl-Marx-Allee 31, Tel. 90 18-2 33 84

Neukölln 
Karl-Marx-Str. 83, Tel. 9 02 39-0

Pankow  
Berliner Allee 252-260, Tel. 9 02 95-74 64

Reinickendorf 
Eichborndamm 215-239, Tel. 9 02 94-23 31

Spandau  
Kloster Str. 36, Tel. 9 02 79-23 31

Steglitz-Zehlendorf 
Kirchstr. 1/3, Tel. 9 02 99-0

Tempelhof-Schöneberg  
›› Schöneberg/Friedenau: Rathaus Friedenau, Breslauer Platz
›› Tempelhof/Mariendorf: Strelitz Str. 15
›› Marienfelde/Lichtenrade: Briesing Str. 6
›› Tel. 9 02 77-23 31

Treptow-Köpenick  
Freiheit 15, Tel. 9 02 97-33 07

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Municipal childcare Berlin


Kindergärten City
Bezirke: Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg, Mitte.
›› Friedrichshain, Petersburger Str. 86-90, Tel. 030 902986111, -12, www.kindergaerten-city.de

Kindergärten Nordost
Bezirke: Lichtenberg, Marzahn-Hellersdorf, Pankow.
›› Prenzlauer Berg, Storkower Str. 139b, Tel. 030 42080780, www.kigaeno.de

Kindertagesstätten Nordwest 
Bezirke: Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf, Reinickendorf, Spandau.
›› Charlottenburg, Alt-Lietzow 16, Tel. 030 902913830, www.kita-nordwest.de

Kindertagesstätten Südost 
Bezirke: Neukölln, Treptow-Köpenick.
›› Treptow, Neue Krugallee 4, Haus 12, Tel. 030 902974434, www.kitas-in-berlin.de

Kindertagesstätten Südwest  
Bezirke: Tempelhof-Schöneberg, Steglitz-Zehlendorf.
›› Steglitz, Mittelstr. 7, Tel. 030 901729800, www.kitas-sued-west.de

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Private childcare


Arbeiterwohlfahrt Berlin  
Kreuzberg, Blücherstr. 62, Tel. 030 25389247, www.awoberlin.de

Caritasverband für das Erzbistum Berlin  
Wedding, Residenzstr. 90, Tel. 030 666330, www.caritas-berlin.de

Dachverband Berliner Kinder- und Schülerläden (DaKS)  
Schöneberg, Crellestr. 19/20, Tel. 030 700942510, www.daks-berlin.de

Deutscher Paritätischer Wohlfahrtsverband Landesverband Berlin  
Wilmersdorf, Brandenburgische Str. 80, Tel. 030 860010, www.paritaet-berlin.de

Deutsches Rotes Kreuz Landesverband Berlin   
Friedenau, Bachestr. 11, Tel. 030 600300, www.drk-berlin.de

Montessori-Landesverband Berlin-Brandenburg   
Köpenick, Grünstr. 23, Tel. 030 80908975, www.montessori-bb.de

Pestalozzi-Fröbel-Haus  
Schöneberg, Karl-Schrader-Str. 7-8, Tel. 030 21730287, www.pfh-berlin.de

Verband evangelischer Tageseinrichtungen für Kinder Berlin-Brandenburg-schlesische Oberlausitz   
Steglitz, Paulsenstr. 55-56, Tel. 030 82097153, www.vetk.de

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International preschools


Aventura Nikolsburg Kinderladen 
German-Spanish childcare center for children from 3 months to school age.
›› Wilmersdorf, Nikolsburger Platz 6-7, Tel. 030 8618066 & 030 23396910 
›› Wilmersdorf, Trautenaustr. 18, Tel. 030 33844488 
›› Wilmersdorf, Prager Str. 2a, Tel. 030 92356372 
›› www.nikolsburg.de

Berlin Brandenburg International School (BBIS) 
Private, state-approved English-medium language preschool for 3- to 5-year-old children.
›› 14532 Kleinmachnow, Schopfheimer Allee 10, Tel. 033203 80360, www.bbis.de

Berlin British School (BBS) – Early Years & Dickenskita  
Bilingual Kita, British-based early years and preschool education for 2 to 6 year-olds.
›› Grunewald, Havelchaussee 104, Tel. 030 35109330 & Dickensweg 17-19, Tel. 030 35109190, www.berlinbritishschool.de

Der Internationale Kindergarten  
Day care for children from 18 months to 6 years in four bilingual German/English-speaking groups.
›› Wilmersdorf, Ravensberger Str. 5b, Tel. 030 8926644, www.internationaler-kindergarten-berlin.de

Europa-Kindergarten Max & Moritz  
Bilingual (German-English), mixed age kindergarten for 1- to 6-year-olds.
›› Schöne­berg, Kärntener Str. 27, Tel. 030 7818820, www.­europakindergarten.de, www.daycare-center.de

Girasoles – Sonnenblumen  
Spanish-German children’s preschool, even accepts babies under 1 year old.
›› Charlottenburg, Sophie-Charlotten-Str. 113a, Tel. 030 30112596, www.girasoles-berlin.de

Girotondo 
German-Italian preschool with two groups, each with a German and Italian nursery nurse.
›› Kreuzberg, Bergmannstr. 98, Tel. 030 69815328, www.girotondo-berlin.de

JFK Friendship Center 
Bilingual childcare with a focus on German-American language and cultural education.
›› Steglitz, Am Fichtenberg 16, Tel. 030 79018331 (10 months to 6 years) 
›› Zehlendorf, Von-Luck-Str. 24, Tel. 030 80496270 (2- to 6-years) 
›› www.jfkfc.org

Kindergarten PhorMinis   
Bilingual (German/English) kindergartens with preschool program.
›› Mitte, Ackerstr. 76, Tel. 4 67 98 63 15  
›› Lichterfelde, Harry-S.-Truman-Allee 3, Tel. 030 467986300  
›› www.phorms.de

Kita International (am Campus Dahlem der Berlin International School) 
Bilingual (English-German) day-care center for 3- to 6-year-olds.
›› Dahlem, Lentzeallee 8/14, Tel. 030 820078910, www.kita-international.de

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