Children, young people and families
Healthcare for children and young people
Healthcare in Denmark makes provision for all children and young people between the ages of 0 and 18.
Care of children from 0 - 5 years
We guarantee care for children from 6 months old up to 2nd Class, and offers daycare institutions, nursery groups, age-integrated institutions, kindergartens and afterschool centres.
Dental care for children and young people
The Dental Care System offers free dental care to all children and young people, from 0-18 years of age.
School and afterschool arrangements
In Denmark, it is compulsory for children to attend school from the age of 6. Here you can read about what you should do to enroll a child in school.
How much does childcare cost?
An overview of the price of childcare: daycare, nursery care, kindergarten, afterschool care or club arrangements.
Help for children, young people and parents
Are you worried about your child's development, or do you think that your child should receive special help? Here you can see which public authorities you can contact.
Are you worried about a child?
Have you got suspicions about abuse or violence? On this page, you can find out what to do.
Child benefit and family allowance
There are different kinds of family allowance, which you get automatically or can apply for.