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Applying for social assistance

If you have too little money to get by, you may be entitled to social assistance (bijstand). You can apply for social assistance at your municipality or the website, an online work platform operated by the Uitvoeringsinstituut Werknemersverzekeringen – UWV (Employee Insurance Agency).

This is how it works for you

Your (future) place of residence falls under:

Here is some information from your municipality.

Municipality of Wijk bij Duurstede: Applying for social assistance

The Regional Social Service (RSD) handles applications for assistance for the municipality of Wijk bij Duurstede.

The RSD provides a safety net for residents of the municipalities of De Bilt, Bunnik, Utrechtse Heuvelrug, Wijk bij Duurstede and Zeist, who are temporarily unable to provide for themselves or insufficiently so.

More information can be found on the RSD website:

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Wijk bij Duurstede

Last updated on 22 September 2022