Useful Links


Related to cancer

Related to counselling

General information

  • ACCESS, information on living in the Netherlands; the ACCESS website also has a large assortment of useful links
  • AAOF, Autism Association for Overseas Families in the Netherlands
  • The British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy recently launched a new website: It's good to talk, aimed at the general public to raise awareness of the nature and benefits of therapy
  • Buddynetwork (website in Dutch), support for sick and disabled people in the area of The Hague - and opportunities to volunteer as a buddy
  • Death and Dying in the Netherlands: Essential information on burial and cremation, repatriation, and euthanasia, provided by Angloinfo.
  • Expat Support: 7 facts about health insurance in the Netherlands.
  • Epatients: The hackers of the healthcare world, a quick reference to becoming an empowered patient
  • Kuria, hospice care, support from a buddy, and counselling in the Amsterdam area - opportunities to volunteer
  • Markant, (website in Dutch) support for sick or disabled people living in the Amsterdam area - and opportunities to volunteer
  • Salvation Army (Leger des Heils) (website in Dutch), provides shelter and support to homeless people in the Netherlands
  • ZIC Health Insurance Information Centre (Zorgverzekering Informatie Centrum), information in English on emigrating to and working in the Netherlands and on health insurance.

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Links related to cancer

There are many excellent sources of cancer-related support and information. Download our comprehensive list of Cancerlink resources, including recommended readings (PDF, 175kb).
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Links related to counselling

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