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Here you can find key listings of services in and around Tilburg.  In general, you may assume that any translated version of a website does not include all details from the Dutch version.

National Emergency Services

Police, fire & ambulance emergency 112
24-hour national gas and electricity emergency number 0800 9009
Non-emergency Police Line  0900 8844

Tilburg Hospitals

Elizabeth Hospital (Dutch Only)
Telephone: 013-5391313

Twee Steden Hospital (Dutch Only)
Telephone: 013 – 465 56 55

Public Services

Embassies & Consulates in the Netherlands (English)
National Postal Service (PostNL) (English)
Directory Assistance (English)

Entertainment

Dining Guide for the Netherlands (English) 
Activities around the Netherlands (English)

Expat Assistance

Holland Expat Center (English)
Here you will find procedures and the provisional information to help expats and their families to settle in and familiarize themselves within their new living and working environment.

AngloInfo (English)
This website contains helpful information about living in the Netherlands.

Access (English)
A non-profit organization whose aim is to assist the entire international English speaking community in the Netherlands through a telephone information service (staffed entirely by volunteers) together with a comprehensive database. Numerous workshops are also scheduled throughout the year.

From our “Expat Life” lecture – Coping with Expat Life as a Couple (English)

The presentation from our “Raising Multi-lingual Children” Lecture (English)

Expat Organizations

Expat Clubs/Organizations (English)
Worldwide clubs and organizations.

Healthcare

CZ Healthcare insurance.   (English)

From our CZ Healthcare lecture, the presentation shared by Jeroen Kuijlen, Commercial Director of CZ. (English)

Housing

From our Finances for Expat series, a mortgage presentation shared by Mark Zonnenberg from Berkenhout Finance on the process of deciding to rent, buy or build housing in the Netherlands.  (English)

News

City of Tilburg (English)
Dutch News (National) (English)

Online Translation

Google translation (English)
Translates text and websites into several languages

Interglot (English)
Great translation site that includes correct conjugation and tenses of verbs.

Second-hand Shops

La Poubelle “kringloop” (Dutch Only) 
Vincent’s Shop Tilburg (Dutch Only) 

Travel

Bus, tram or metro travel planning (English)
Plan your route with national train, bus, tram, subway, ferry or boat information.

National Train Service (English)
Amsterdam Airport – Schiphol (English)

Rijbewijs.nl (English)
Need to get your Driver’s License?  This website can help get you started.

Weather

Meteox weather forecast by the hour for Europe (English)

Meteovista weather forecast for Tilburg (English)

 

General information

Netherlands Tourism: Tilburg some general information on Tilburg (English)

Upcoming Events

  • Book Club: All the Light We Cannot See 29 August 2017
  • Welcome Day Event 9 September 2017
  • TICKids: Maisdoolhof (Corn Maze!) 17 September 2017

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