Domestic violence! Do not hesitate, seek help!

On 17 June 2019, women living in the Laak district of The Hague met representatives of organizations and institutions (Politie, Veilig Thuis, Crisis Dienst, CJG, Verder Veilig Team) where home abuse should be reported. If you are a victim of domestic violence, do not hesitate, look for help as soon as possible. Reporting can be anonymous.

Domestic violence can be reported, among others, to the Police, Veilig Thuis or CJG.

Further meetings are planned in The Hague regarding this topic, we will keep you informed about the dates of the meetings.

Minimum wages from 1st July 2019.

The minimum wage is lower if you are under 22. The government adjusts the amount of the minimum wage twice a year – on 1 January and 1 July – in line with changes in average collectively agreed wages in the Netherlands.

Minimum wage as of 1 July 2019

Per month, week and day

AgePer monthPer weekPer day
21 and older€ 1635,60€ 377,45€ 75,49
20€ 1308,50€ 301,95€ 60,39
19€ 981,35€ 226,45€ 45,29
18€ 817,80€ 188,75€ 37,75
17€ 646,05€ 149,10€ 29,82
16€ 564,30€ 130,20€ 26,04
15€ 490,70€ 113,25€ 22,65