Useful Contacts and Resources

Contact details for organisations and links to resources relevant to family life in France...

Schooling
Service-Public.fr
Details about children's vaccinations (in French)
Website
Ministry of Education Website
ONISEP
Information on organisations and support groups for children with special needs
Website
Association of American Wives of Europeans (AAWE) Website
Council of International Schools
Information on international schools in France (and worldwide)
Website
International Schools Worldwide
Lists and describes some international schools in France
Website
Centre international d'études pédagogiques (CIEP)
Information on the BOI in English
Website

PTA associations
FCPE (Federation des Conseils de Parents d'Eleves)
PEEP (Fédération des Parents d'Elèves de l'Enseignement Public)
Apel Parents (websites in French)
Apelevis - Information (in French) about schools in Strasbourg with an international section


Toddlers
Pages Jaunes
To find a children's hospital search "Hôpital pour Enfants"
Website
Colonies de Vacances
Information on summer camps
Website
Teenagers
Ministry of Sport, Youth, Education and Associations (Ministère des Sports, de la Jeunesse, de l'Education Populaire et de la Vie Associative) Website
Ministry of Employment (in French)
Information on youth employment
Website
Counselling in France
English speaking counselling services
Website
Alcoholics Anonymous (Alcooliques Anonymes) Website
Ministry of the Interior Website
Planning Familial
The French family planning organisation
Website
Marriage
Notaires.fr
Information on prenuptial agreements
Website
French Consulate in London
Comprehensive information on civil marriage in France
Website
United States Embassy in France
Information on marriage and PACS (civil partnership for hetero and same-sex couples)
Website
Canadian Embassy in France
Information on marriage in France
Website
Irish Embassy in France
Information on marriage in France
Website
Australian Embassy in France
Information on marriage (and PACS) in France
Website
Pets
Ordre des Vétérinaires of France (in French) Website
Department of Agriculture Website
30 Millions d'Amis
Information on laws and tips on animal ownership (in French)
Website
SPA France
Information and general contacts (in French)
Website
Société Centrale Canine (SCC)
Organisation for breed dogs in France
Website
Animal Services
General information relating to animals in France
Website
The National Dog Register Website