Check out the vakantiegids Zomer 2017


In the VGC-vakantiegids Zomer 2017 you will find a complete overview of the holiday activities cultural centres, museums, youth organisations and sports associations have on offer for children and youngsters between 2.5 and 18 years of age (classified by municipality).

Order or download the guide from or (sites in Dutch). On this website you will find the full list of all the summer holiday activities.

Publication date:  
18 April 2016

My child needs to choose a course of study in secondary education. Who can advise us?

  • The school your child is currently attending is the best judge of your child's capabilities. Talk to your child's teacher. He or she is the best person to advise you.
  • Contact the centrum voor leerlingenbegeleiding (CLB) (Pupil Guidance Centre) that collaborates with the school your child attends.
  • The VGC, in collaboration with the Dutch-speaking secondary schools, also organises a course fair for secondary education every year. The website of this campaign (in Dutch) is another invaluable source of information.
  • Keen to look into it yourself? Check out the course offer in the school guide or the school finder (in Dutch). Or go to the website (in Dutch). The CLBs created this website for pupils, parents, teachers, CLB staff....