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Can the municipality refuse to provide social support under the WMO if my income is too high?

The municipality is not allowed to set an income ceiling for social support (under the WMO 2015). It may however ask you to ...

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How do I get social support from my municipality under the Wmo?

If you ask your municipality for support so that you can continue living at home, it must assess your personal situation.

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What assistance can I get at home from my municipality?

Anyone who needs social support can apply for it under the Social Support Act (WMO 2015). You may be offered a standard or ...

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Can I make a complaint about the Child Protection Board?

You can make a complaint if you are dissatisfied with the conduct of an employee of the Child Protection Board.

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Do schools have to report and file criminal complaints in cases of sexual abuse?

All school employees must inform the school board immediately if they believe a sexual offence has been committed.

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Is there a statute of limitation on reporting child sexual abuse?

Since 1 April 2013, sexual offences against children that carry a sentence of eight years are no longer subject to a limitation ...

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What can I do if I know or suspect that a child is being abused?

If you suspect that a child you know is being abused, there is always something you can do. Please see for more ...

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What transitional arrangements apply to people receiving long-term care under the AWBZ?

Please see for information about transitional arrangements a people who used to get care under the Exceptional ...

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How is a place in a care or nursing home financed?

Care institutions receive money from the government, but you do have to pay towards the costs of your care.

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How soon must a room in a care or nursing home be vacated after the resident’s death?

Relatives can make arrangements with the home about when the room has to be cleared.

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