Association of Single Mothers and Fathers Landesverband Hessen e.V.


Adalbertstraße 15/17
60486 Frankfurt


Tel.: (069) 97981879

Opening hours / Consultation hours

  • Mon-Thu 10:00 to 17:00 by telephone
  • Please arrange appointments in advance

Contact person (for networking and cooperation)

  • Maja Bott (Board work/ Networking)
  • Ulrike Peschelt-Elfein (Board work/ networking)
  • Claudia Kasten (Coordination of services for single parents in Hesse)


  • Single-parent meetings
  • Initial counselling
  • Help in setting up single parents' meetings and groups
  • Specialist days/conversations

"Frühe Hilfen" service ( 0 - 6 Jahre )

see above

Conceptual / Special features

Representing the interests of single parents and their children throughout Hesse to improve the situation of single-parent families.

Team / Staff members

  • Ulrike Peschelt-Elflein (Board work/networking)
  • Claudia Kasten (coordination of services for single parents in Hesse)

foreign language competence / competence in the field of migration

in the team:

  • German
  • English
  • French

In the individual groups also other languages, as the visitors communicate in many languages

Target group / exclusion criteria

  • Single parents and pregnant women who are expected to be single parents.

Costs / Access requirement

Membership fee in the national association 36,--€/year

Important cooperations / cooperation partners

  • Hessian Ministry for Social Affairs and Integration
  • The Parity
  • State Women's Council
  • Ombudsman's Office for Children