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About 1712

1712 is a Flemish helpline for everyone with a question about violence, abuse and child abuse. We take the time to listen to your story. We provide information and advice. Together, we assess the risks and discuss the steps you can take. We can refer you to a General welfare centre, a Trust centre for Child Abuse or another service in Flanders or Brussels.

Where is 1712 available?

Available nationwide in Belgium

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Chat is available Monday - Thursday from 1 pm - 5 pm and 6 pm - 10 pm. Phone services are available Monday - Friday from 9 am - 6 pm.

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