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  • Children books about divorce

Children books about divorce

January 6th, 2023|

What are good children books about divorce? When you are going through a divorce, it is important to communicate with your child. Reading books together can be [...]

  • Victim support in the Netherlands

12 months suspended imprisonment

July 8th, 2022|

District Court of Gelderland July 1 2022, ECLI:NL:RBGEL:2022:3355 The mother withdrew her three-year-old daughter from the father's legal custody for 14 months. Now she gets a suspended [...]

  • No pictures for the father

No pictures for the father

May 23rd, 2020|

Appeal Court Den Bosch April 30 2020, ECLI:NL:GHSHE:2020:1452 Almost 14-year-old: "no photos for father" In this case, the Dutch court took into account the opinion of the 14-year-old [...]

  • Victim support in the Netherlands

Victim support in the Netherlands

May 5th, 2020|

Where to go to for support, assistance and advice? Victim Support The Netherlands (Slachtofferhulp Nederland) is a Dutch organisation. This organisation can help you with emotional [...]

  • the central authority

The Dutch Central Authority

May 5th, 2020|

How to contact the Dutch Central Authority to file a return request The Dutch Central Authority is the first organisation to talk to if you want [...]

  • Who to contact? The Dutch International Child Abduction centre (Centrum IKO) is the first to contact in a case of child abduction.

Who to contact?

May 5th, 2020|

Centrum IKO The Dutch International Child Abduction centre If you wish to file a return request about a child who has been abducted to the Netherlands, [...]

  • Permission to travel

Permission to travel

May 5th, 2020|

Authorisation form Download the authorisation form here. What do I need to travel abroad with our child? If you are travelling with your child, but without the [...]

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