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Applying for youth care for your child

Do you want to to apply for youth care (jeugdhulp) for your child? For example, because your child needs extra care or support? You can apply for this at  your municipality. You can also contact a youth team (jeugdteam) directly. A youth team supports young people and their families when they need help with growing up and parenting.

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

Your (future) place of residence falls under the Municipality of Culemborg.

Applying for jeugdhulp (youth care)

Contact the municipality for youth care for your child. The municipality provides advice on youth care. She considers which help is best. She does this together with you and your child. The municipality also ensures that your child has access to youth care.

Every municipality organizes youth care differently. Some municipalities work with youth teams in the district. Others with a Center for Youth and Family. Culemborg has a team of youth consultants. They can issue an indication for youth care.

Culemborg also has a Social Team. He works closely with the youth consultants of the municipality. The Social Team can provide light (parenting) support itself, or refer to the Youth Consultants when necessary.

Healthcare providers

Search.rivierenlandkanmeer.nl lists the providers of specialist youth care with whom the municipality has a contract.

You can use the care purchased by the municipality. For this you need a referral from:

  • The Youth Consultants of the Municipality of Culemborg;
  • or the general practitioner;
  • or a certified institution;
  • or a medical specialist such as a paediatrician.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Culemborg

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Last updated on 26 September 2022