Community services

Welfare organisation Wageningen

Solidez is the Welfare organisation in Wageningen. Solidez offers activities, courses and support for the inhabitants of Wageningen. Most of the activities take place in the three community centres.

Repair shop

The Community Centre Stadsatelier houses a Repair Cafe. Repair Cafe's are meetings you’ll find tools and materials to help you make any repairs you need. On clothes, furniture, electrical appliances, bicycles, crockery, appliances, toys. You will also find repair specialists such as electricians, seamstresses, carpenters and bicycle mechanics.

Public Library Wageningen

In the public library in Wageningen Stationstraat 2, you can borrow books, cd's and dvd's. The membership is € 25,00 per year. You can also read newspapers and books in the library if you're not a member. The entrance is free and open for all. The website of the library also contains the collection of online newspapers from all over the world.

Legal help

The legal counselors of Sociaal Raadslieden give free support and advice for inhabitants of Wageningen with a low income, regarding legal and social benefits, taxes, housing etc. Address: building 't Palet, Rooseveltweg 408-h, Wageningen, phone 0317 468830. You can have a consultation by phone, Monday to Thursday: 09.00-10.00 hrs or by appointment. Appointments can be made from Monday to Friday: 09.00-12.00 hrs at the reception of Solidez.

Startpunt Wageningen

Startpunt is the information and meeting point for all of your questions in the area of help and support, daytime activities and participating in society. From questions about raising children to home adaptations for the elderly. Startpunt is located in 't Palet, Rooseveltweg 408a, Wageningen, phone 0317 410160 and open Monday to Thursday 09:00-17:00 hrs and on Friday 09:00-13:00 hrs.