News - Young people
10 news items on Young people
No control of failing youth protection
The Dutch government transferred responsibility for youth protection to municipalities in 2015. Its aim was to reduce the overall ...
Limited effect of Inspection Reports
Audit of 3 reports issued by the Justice and Security Inspectorate finds limited effect on tackling problems implementing laws ...
Decision to audit system of personal care budgets postponed
The Netherlands Court of Audit has decided to postpone a decision to audit the new system of personal care budgets (the PGB 2.0 ...
Early application for long-term care does not increase likelihood of access
The likelihood of someone receiving care under the Long-Term Care Act (WLZ) is not affected by the municipality in which he or ...
Ministries reduce uncertainty about the budget for the Youth Act and the Social Support Act
Still uncertainty about the timely transfer of €90 million to the municipalities for youth care
Consequences of reforming long-term care for clients
Simulation to inform parliament’s debate of the reform of the Exceptional Medical Expenses Insurance scheme
Audit of the transfer of youth care and social support budgets
In a letter to the House of Representatives and the Association of Netherlands Municipalities of 19 February 2014, the Court of ...
Uncertainties in municipalities' youth care budget
Reliable data not yet available, definite budget known in early 2014
Quality and effectiveness of municipal Youth and Family Centres difficult to compare
Joint audit by municipal audit offices and the Netherlands Court of Audit
Improvements at young offenders' institutions. Ministry of Justice does not yet know what the effect on young offenders is
Treatment is far more expensive but the budget has been cut as there are fewer young offenders