It's a special day today!
Today, November 20, is the day of the International Rights of the Child. This means that all children around the world have special rights. These are the most important rights: The right to education The right to own faith and culture The right to a name and a nationality The right to your own opinion…
Living in an asylum seekers centre
If you live in an asylum seekers centre, there are rules and rights.
These rules and rights can be read in the visitors regulations of the COA....
Over de Kindertelefoon en Tell-Me
Alles is anders
Rules are too strict
If you don’t feel safe in the asylum seekers centre and you find the rules too strict.
Or you’re not sure what is and isn’t allowed, you do...
Public transport (OV)
If you want to travel from the asylum seekers centre to another place you can do this by bus, tram, metro or train. You will need a so-called...
Having your say about moving
Child refugees move a lot. Moving is never pleasant. You have to leave your friends behind and you have to go to a new school.
Denied residency after trying all avenues
You have been denied residency after trying all avenues and are no longer insured. If you get ill, you can still go to hospital.
People without a...