The German Welfare council (fomerly also known as German Advice Centre) offers indenpendent help and advice free of charge for people with personal and social problems. This help is provided by a bilingual social worker with a wide experience of statutory and voluntary provisions for social care in both Germany and the UK. They give advice on subjects including:
EU advice (e.g. moving between Germany and UK)
Pension/ Compensation Advice
Applying for grants for people in financial crisis
Life certificates for German pensions
Please see the attached for further information.