Children and youth support and care in the Netherlands
The Dutch child welfare and social support system is currently undergoing a huge reform. Since January 2015 all 393 municipalities are responsible for all youth welfare and youth care services. The new youth care system should be more efficient, coherent and cost-effective.
This factsheet describes the new Dutch youth care system and the reasons why these changes were necessary.
- Children and youth support and care in the Netherlands
- Hilverdink, P., W. Daamen and C. Vink
- 8 pages