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Applying for special social assistance

If you have a low income and it is impossible for you to pay exceptional and unexpected costs, you may be entitled to extra financial support from the municipality. This is called special social assistance (bijzondere bijstand).

This is how it works in your (future) place of residence

Your (future) place of residence falls under the Municipality of Dordrecht.
The municipality of Dordrecht doesn't offer Applying for special assistance because Social Service Drechtsteden offers this.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Dordrecht

Last updated on 21 September 2022