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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 Wijk bij Duurstede.

Municipality of Wijk bij Duurstede: Applying for special social assistance

The municipality of Wijk bij Duurstede doesn't offer Applying for special assistance because the Regional Social Service (RSD) performs this for the municipality. The RSD provides a safety net for the 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 21 September 2022