Pregnancy & Child

Having a child soon and want to prepare for the journey !

You are planning a child birth in Netherlands? Then you definitely have to look at the guide and tips in this section.


Pregnancy in the Netherlands

First of all Congratulations. The journey of pregnancy is long, tiring yet a very beautiful one ! You know you are pregnant and you are in the Netherlands. Do not know what are the next steps? Should you call a GP or huisarts or midwife for the questions and checkup? Well, do not worry at…

The Prenatal Screening

Most child’s are born healthy. However it is possible in the Netherlands to have you unborn baby tested for a number of congenital disorders. This involves the two screening. Both the screenings optional to choose. 1. The screening for Down, Edwards and Patau syndromesPeople with Down syndrome have an intellectual disability and their level of…

The day of giving birth

Every child birth is different, every woman experiences it in her own way ! Trust yourself and your body, YOU CAN DO IT !! Contractions have begun and the labor has started. Most of the time contractions starts with an irregular, short manner and not so painful at first. To see if your contraction are…

First week after the birth

The first week after the baby is born is going to be very busy, emotional and tiring. You need to adjust yourself to the new situation ! Congratulations !! Your baby is born !You must be very busy with adjusting to the new situation and overwhelmed with the feelings. Here is the list of things…

Register your newborn

Register the baby at Gemeente within three days ! You are required to register the newborn at Gemeente or municipality within 3 days after the birth. The day child was born is not included in the three days. If third day falls on weekend or holiday, you can register the next working day. I myself…

Heel prick and Hearing test

There are two important tests required in the first week after the baby is born. This is required to do an early detection of any abnormality so that it can be treated. Heel Prick Test :In the first week after the birth, blood from your baby heel is collected and examined for a number of…

Newborn Resident Permit

Do you want to apply the resident permit for the newborn? Here is the step by step guide on how to do it. When can you apply for Resident Permit?If you meet below conditions, then IND cannot deny for providing the Resident permit even if the child does not have a passport.– When your child…

<span>%d</span> bloggers like this: