What we offer

Child Care

Banner Kita 2014

Young employees with heavy workloads profit most from the facility’s 8-6 operating hours.

Under contract with the Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht, pme Familienservice (pme Family Service) has been operating the “Einsteinchen CompanyKids” day-care facility located at the entrance of the centre for the last seven years. The facility cares for up to forty children between the ages of eight weeks and six-years-old. Young employees with heavy workloads profit most from the facility’s 8-6 operating hours. Programme 2017 [in German language] (736 KB)

In cooperation with pme Familienservice, we also offer additional child care solutions. These solutions include:

Advisory and Agency Services Independent of Provider
Individualized information and advice on different models of care


Advice and referrals for child care placement in private and public schools
Advisory and Agency Services for:
Regular child care (kindergarten – for example, the “Einsteinchen” facility)
Child minders and nannies
Emergency care solutions
Au-Pairs
Child care in private households
Babysitters
Assistance in finding school holiday services for children
Child Care Solutions at a Glance [In German] (86 KB)

The “pme Familienservice” advisory and agency offerings are free of charge for all HZG employees. Use of the emergency kindergarten is also free. All further costs incurred after placement in care are to be covered by the employees themselves. A parental fee of 15 Euros will be charged for the holiday programs.