Helpful links

Welcome to The Netherlands!

Need some help?

Most expats know that Internet resources are invaluable whether you are planning your trip or are already living here. We have compiled a list of links that we are sure will be useful to you. Enjoy!

Links

Emergency Numbers

General Emergencies (police, fire brigade, ambulance)
– throughout Europe. This is an emergency-only number.
112
Police Information (Hold the line until after the message.
This can take several minutes.)
0900 8844
Emergency Doctor’s Office (24 hr, local call rates) 0900 1515
Americans Overseas Domestic Violence Crisis Center
www.866uswomen.org
To contact the toll-free crisis line from overseas, first dial your AT&T USADirect access number from the Netherlands 0800-022-9111 and at the prompt, enter our phone number: 866-USWOMEN (879-6636).
866-USWOMEN (879-6636)
Alcoholics Anonymous (24 hrs) 0900 500 2021
ANWB (road service) 088 2692 888
Bronovo Ziekenhuis Wassenaar/Den Haag (Hospital) 070 312 41 41
Battered Wives (Den Haag, 24 hrs) 070 392 57 74
Children’s Hospital (Juliana Kinderziekenhuis) 070 312 72 00
Drugs Infoline (menu option 0, then 4) 0900 1995
International Social Services (Wassenaar/Den Haag office) 070 356 09 67
Leyenburg Ziekenhuis, Den Haag (Hospital) 070 359 20 00
Medical Advice for Travelers 070 353 20 40
Rode Kruis Ziekenhuis (Red Cross Hospital) 070 312 62 00
Sexual Abuse Hotline (Den Haag) 070 362 04 96

Pet Emergency Services

Dieren (Animal) Ambulance 0900 0245
Lost/Found/Adoption (Den Haag) 070 366 18 06
Cat Care Association (Den Haag) 070 345 79 85
24-Hour Vet Service (Den Haag) 070 325 59 07
Veterinary Service (Den Haag) 070 311 03 07 / (8am – 8pm)