The town of Laakdal (population 16,000) is in the east of the province of Antwerp (Flanders) and consists of 4 parishes. The municipality is responsible for welfare policy in Laakdal, combating poverty and exclusion of the vulnerable inhabitants of Laakdal by providing public services and social facilities for older people, working with the voluntary and community sector and using peer-to-peer coaching and encouraging active participation. The municipality is a member of different managing boards in regional healthcare organisations (e.g. home health care, residential care, organisations for people with disabilities).
- maart 10, 2021
- Laakdal, Belgium