Leisure activities & Volunteering
Did the start of the new school year go smoothly? Then you can start planning your next winter, spring or summer holiday. Unfortunately, as a parent with children in school, you can't leave anytime you want. So in order to schedule your next vacation, consult the school holiday calendar for the 2019-2020 school year.
Do you want to catch some bargains in the winter sales after the festive season? Then take advantage of the Christmas holidays which begin on Saturday 21 December 2019 and finish on Sunday 5 January 2020.
Are you a fan of skiing or sledding? You can hit the slopes during the Carnival Break which begins on 15 February 2020 and ends on 23 February 2020.
The sun is out, temperatures are going up, it's the moment to go on holiday! Enjoy the 2 weeks of Easter holidays which begin on Saturday 4 April 2020 and end on Sunday 19 April 2020.
Another useful tip: if you go abroad, remember to bring your European Health Insurance Card and to let the Ministry of Foreign Affairs know that you are going abroad! In case of mishap during your trip, you will notably benefit from consular assistance in the best conditions.
You are entitled to retraining programmes which are aimed at helping you return to the labour market and facilitate your professional reorientation.
Since 1 January 2020, the OLAI has been replaced by the ONA. The Ministry of Family Affairs, Integration and the Greater Region now also have an Integration Department.
The “eHandwierk” service at the Chamber of Skilled Trades and Crafts is organising thematic sessions on the digital transformation in the craft sector.