General Guidance for Family Matters
There are several Dutch government agencies that provide guidance on a wide range of family matters. You can contact the following organizations for general information and support about parenting, child behavior and development, health matters and social welfare matters.
Centrum voor Jeugd en Gezin (CJG) (Center for Youth and Family) in Groningen
The above websites are only in Dutch. However, in Groningen, you can call 050 367 4991 and speak to advisors from the GGD (gemeentelijke gezondheidsdienst; Public Health Service) in English. You can also receive advice by email or during a consultation on your personal family situation.
The GGD also has an English-language guidebook: Youth Health Care by the Public Health Service