Social & health

This page has been automatically translated from French into English by a translation software. Automatic translations are not as accurate as translations made by professional human translators. Nevertheless these pages can help you understand information published by the City of Brussels.


The City of Brussels is worried about all its inhabitants and supports, with the CPAS, those who face social problems.

The Public Welfare Centre (CPAS), the City itself and other associations work in the social domain.

Diverse services intervene for health problems.




  • Flashke from July-September available

    Flashke from July-September available

    The July-August-September issue of Flashke, the newsletter of the Community Centres, is available on The newsletter is only available in Dutch and French.

  • Heat wave plan is ready!

    Heat wave plan is ready!

    The City of Brussels set up a new heat wave plan for the summer. People who suffer from isolation or who are in a precarious situation can take their precautions and register at 0800 35 550.

  • A map of potable water fountains

    A map of potable water fountains

    A map indicates the precise place of potable water fountains in the Brussels Pentagon. The map has to help everyone who is desperately in need of water during the summer period.