Movisie is the Netherlands centre for social development. Our mission is to promote the participation and independence of citizens. We do this by supporting and advising professional organizations, volunteer organizations and government institutions in the field of welfare, care and social development.

 

News

7 August 2014
What can we learn from other countries? In the process of transition from welfare state to participation society, the position of social workers is a topic for debate worldwide. Dutch social workers are no different. They need to...
28 July 2014
Many social issues are not unique for the Netherlands but also concern other countries – at either European or global level. Some problems – for instance the consequences of ageing and other demographic changes – can...
26 June 2014
Putting your knowledge, expertise and experience to good use as long as possible. That is the right road towards healthy and active ageing. Society also benefits when seniors continue to invest their talents. Many social service...
12 June 2014
Family carers and voluntary caregivers in the Netherlands make an important and indispensable contribution to long-term care. It is almost impossible to set a monetary value on the care that they provide. They contribute time, quality and...