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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 Ermelo.

Applying for special assistance

For more information about  applying for special assistance, such as costs, please visit the website of the municipality Meerinzicht. The website of the municipality Meerinzicht is in the Dutch language. Meerinzicht is a collaboration between the municipalities of Ermelo, Harderwijk and Zeewolde.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Ermelo

Last updated on 21 September 2022