The “Blätter der Wohlfahrtspflege” provide concise yet comprehensive information on important societal, social and legal developments as well as professional standards in social and health care. In addition to fundamental articles, there are model descriptions and working aids. The extensive specialized information provides information on current developments in all fields of activity of social work as well as in social services and institutions.
The journal “Blätter der Wohlfahrtspflege” addresses professionals in the social sector – social workers, social pedagogues, educators, scientists, social policy makers, heads of offices, managing directors, board members of associations.
ISSN Print 0340-8574, ISSN Online 2942-3147. Published every two months.
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Chairwoman of the Board: Ingrid Hastedt
- Dr. Holger Backhaus-Maul
Research Assistant at the Faculty of Philosophy III (Educational Sciences) of the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg
- Sylvia Bühler
Head of the Federal Department of Health, Social Services, Welfare and Churches at ver.di – Vereinte Dienstleistungsgewerkschaft (United Services Union)
- Pfarrer Christian Dopheide
Theological Director, Evangelical Foundation Hephata
- Dr. Konrad Hummel
Retired Managing Director, MWS Project Development Company of the City of Mannheim
- Prof. Dr. Gabriele Kuhn-Zuber
Professor for the legal foundations of social work and curative education
- Dr. Dorian Lübcke
Project Manager DRK-erleben
- Thomas Niermann
Head of the Integration Department of the State Welfare Association of Hesse
- Dr. Jonas Pieper
Consultant for overlapping technical questions, Der Paritätische Gesamtverband
- Dr. Thomas Schiller
Head of the Communication Center at Diakonie Deutschland – Protestant Federal Association – Evangelisches Werk für Diakonie und Entwicklung e. V.
- Prof. Dr. Barbara Thiessen
Professor of Educational Science with a focus on guidance and gender at Bielefeld University
- Prof. Annette Ullrich, Ph.D.
Professor of Educational Science, Education and Lifelong Learning
- Prof. Dr. Michael Vilain
Professor of General Business Administration and Managing Director of the Institute for Future Issues in the Health and Social Economy (IZGS)
- Prof. Dr. Wolf Rainer Wendt
Member of the Board of the German Society for Care and Case Management e. V.
- Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Reinhard Wiesner
Former Head of the Department “Legal Issues of Child and Youth Welfare” in the Federal Ministry for Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth; Partner in the law firm Bernzen/Sonntag, Hamburg and Berlin
- Dr. Andreas Vierecke (V.i.S.d.P.)
- Dr. Pia Jaeger
Dr. Andreas Vierecke
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