Useful links for parents in Belgium

In Belgium, the Neonatal Intensive Care Units at the University Hospital Leuven (UZ Leuven) and at the        University Hospital Antwerp (UZ Antwerp) collaborate in "The HIP Trial" research project.

The following link represent the patient organization that provide useful information to families in Belgium:

Vlaamse Vereniging voor Ouders van Couveusekinderen

The Flemish Society for Parents of Premature Babies (VVOC), a parent founded organization, was founded more than 25 years ago. The organization offers general and practical information for new parents as well as literature on premature birth, neonatology, follow-up examinations etc. See section "Informatie". The website is available in Dutch/Flemish.