Youth work

Service Description

Youth work promotes the development of young people's personalities and prepares them for life in the community. It helps them to recognize, respect and experience values and strengthens their ability to act on their own responsibility. Youth work ties in with the interests of young people and is co-determined by them.

Youth work is an independent part of youth welfare. It fulfills the educational tasks according to § 11 of the Child and Youth Welfare Act (KJHG) and stands up for the concerns and interests of young people in public.

You can get suggestions and help from your responsible office

  • in the organization and implementation of measures and projects in youth work (such as vacation camps and training courses for the acquisition of the youth leader card) as well as
  • in the development of quality criteria for youth work facilities and services,
  • for the project management of regionalized youth work
  • in the organization of measures for the educational protection of young people,
  • in checks on compliance with the provisions of statutory youth protection and punishment for violations of the provisions of statutory youth protection.

Source: Zuständigkeitsfinder Thüringen (Linie6PLus)

Competent Authority

Landratsamt Saale-Holzland-Kreis - Jugendamt

Goethestraße 10
07607 Eisenberg

Goethestraße 12
07607 Eisenberg

Carl-von-Ossietzky-Straße 15a
07607 Eisenberg

Postal address
Post office box 1310
07602 Eisenberg
036691 115
036691 70-751
Opening times

Monday 08:30 - 12:00 (by appointment only)
Tuesday 08:30 - 12:00, 13:30 - 15:30
Thursday 08:30 - 12:00, 13:30 - 17:30
Friday 08:30 - 12:00 (by appointment only)

Please note
Appointments can also be made outside the above office hours if required.

Transport connection

Parking spaces for visitors to the District Office are located in the castle courtyard.