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Ukrainian refugees

The war in Ukraine unfortunately continues. Therefore many Ukrainian citizens left their country and travelled to different countries in Europe for their own safety. Also in Kennemerland refugees have been received. 

On this page you can find information about the healthcare that GGD Kennemerland provides for Ukrainian refugees.

Ukrainian refugees & coronavirus

Coronavirus vaccines

Adults and children 5 and older can also be vaccinated against COVID-19. These vaccines are free for everyone in the Netherlands, including refugees from Ukraine. See also: Vaccination against COVID19 | GGD Kennemerland


When you have symptoms of corona, you can test yourself with a corona self-test. You can buy these at local pharmacies or drugstores. But you're also welcome to get tested at the corona test locations of GGD Kennemerland.

See for locationsTesten op COVID-19 | GGD Kennemerland (Dutch webpage)
More info about corona self-testing

Keep yourself safe

See the corona advice at: Coronavirus advice in brief | Coronavirus Covid-19 |

More info

COVID-19 in the Netherlands: how the Netherlands deals with coronavirus | Leaflet |

Ukrainian refugees & youth health care

Youth vaccinations

Children from Ukraine can be vaccinated against diseases such as polio, measles and rubella under the Netherlands’ national immunisation programme. The programme covers all children in the Netherlands. You can make an appointment with GGD Kennemerland to get your child vaccinated or to learn more. 

Please fill in the intake form to make an appointment (in English, Ukrainian and Russian): youth health care GGD Kennemerland.

More info about the vaccinations: Dutch National Immunisation Programme |

About youth health care

Find more information about what youth health care provides for your children.

Contact information Youth health care GGD Kennemerland

  • Pregnant women & children age 0-4 years in municipality Haarlemmermeer (Badhoevedorp, Beinsdorp, Buitenkaag, Burgerveen, Cruquius, Haarlemmerliede, Halfweg, Lijnden, Lisserbroek, Nieuw-Vennep, Rijsenhout, Spaarndam Oost, Spaarnwoude, Vijfhuizen, Weteringbrug, Zwaanshoek and Zwanenburg):
    Call 023-7891777 on workdays, or send an email to
  • Pregnant women & children age 0-4 years in municipalities Bloemendaal, Beverwijk, Haarlem, Heemstede, Heemskerk, Velserbroek, Velsen Noord, IJmuiden, Zandvoort:
    Call 088-995 95 95 on workdays, or send an email to
  • Children age 4-18 years in the whole region Kennemerland:
    Call 023-7891777 on workdays, or send an email to