Our Network

As a large city, Hamburg is home to a broad and diverse range of working committees and expert groups. pro familia Hamburg is actively engaged in building and strengthening networks and cooperation efforts that involve a broad range of institutions, both in Hamburg and on a national and international level.

Associations We are Members of

The pro familia Hamburg Regional Association is a member of the following organizations:

DPWV Hamburg

The PARITÄTISCHE Wohlfahrtsverband Hamburg is one of six officially recognized head organizations in the sector of independent welfare services. We are supported by the DPWV in our professional objectives as well as in legal, social, organizational and economic matters.


The mandate of the Hamburgische Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Gesundheitsförderung e.V ("Hamburg Working Committee for Health Promotion") is to promote the physical, psychological and social wellbeing of all people. Through our membership in the HAG, we are connected with a large number of actors in the health field.

Landesfrauenrat Hamburg

The Landesfrauenrat Hamburg e.V. (Women's State Council Hamburg, LFR) is Hamburg's largest women's lobby organization, with over 60 member associations. The common goal of its member associations is the realization of Section 3 of Germany's Basic Law, which stipulates equal rights for women and men in all areas of life.

Our Partner Organizations

Below we introduce some of our partner organizations:

Familienplanungszentrum Hamburg e.V.

The pro familia Reginal Association is a founding member of the Familienplanungszentrum Hamburg e.V. (Hamburg Family Planning Center) and has been delegating members to it since its inception. Building on this solid base, we have been maintaining a successful cooperative relationship with the FPZ on a large number of issues for decades.

Magnus-Hirschfeld-Centrum Hamburg

The mhc has been the initiator of many gay, lesbian, bisexual and trans initiatives in Hamburg. pro familia cooperates with the mhc on programs for schools, around political events and issues, and on a large number of projects and initiatives with the common goal of achieving equal treatment, equal opportunity, and the appreciation of all sexualities in our society.

Pregnancy Counseling Centers

In order to be able to provide the best possible counseling for pregnant women, pro familia cooperates with all pregnancy counseling centers in Hamburg. These are, in addition to the Familienplanungszentrum, the information and counseling centers of the Caritas, the Diakonisches Werk, the Sozialdienst katholischer Frauen Altona, and the Sozialdienst katholischer Frauen Hamburg.

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