Welcome to
the village

Your go-to-guide to pregnancy, birth
and early parenting in Belgium

"Belgium is a great place to raise a family ..."

... but sometimes it can be difficult to figure out what your options are, or where to turn for advice or support, especially if you don't speak much French or Dutch.

That's where the village comes in!

We're here to help you navigate the system – and point you in the direction of other English-language groups, associations, resources and support networks – so you can have the best pregnancy, birth and parenting experience possible.

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In the magazine

Why doesn't love a good story? We sure do!

In our magazine, you can enjoy real-life Belgian birth stories, meet some of our inspiring 'parent-preneurs', read guest articles from some of our parent-partners, and discover the odd blog post and review from village HQ.

Here's the latest article, and you can find more by clicking on the link below:

“The most beautiful thing I ever did” – a homebirth story

Second-time mum Emma loved to read birth stories when preparing for the births of her children. With the hope of helping other expectant parents, she shares the story of the homebirth of her second child, where she was supported by midwife team Zwanger in Brussel.

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