Baden is a region in the south-west of Germany close to France and Switzerland with wellknown towns like Heidelberg and Baden-Baden. The regional Badenian Federation for social Administration of Justice (Badischer Landesverband für soziale Rechtspflege) is a society of
the active social justice associations in the range of the detention release assistance. The member associations promote social tasks of the justice and dedicate themselves in
particular to the reintegration of sentenced persons into the society.
Some member associations maintain living and consulting institutions, where
is cared for ex-convicted and detention-dismissed prisoners . Other associations
predominantly promote in the economic and financial range of the social
work of the court and probation assistance, as well as for the social work during the execution of sentences.
The associations activity effected in close co-operation with public
services and is independent and not associated with a political party. The regional organization
and most of the district associations are statutory corporations of the public right.