French Services


The French health system: how you become part of it; the importance of attaining a Carte Vitel; the importance of nominating your Doctor; retiring in France and how it affects your cover; and who to appeal to if cover is denied or removed. Education in France: a brief history of the French education system and its development; the structure of the modern French school system; French school types explained; the Diplôme National du Brevet and Baccalauréat. Emergency numbers: which one to call and when; information needed to convey to the operator; and which number to call if you are deaf, hearing impaired or unable to communicate verbally