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
French health system
The French health system, how it works, contributions and the carte vitale.
French education system
Ministère de l’Éducation nationale: Schools in France – a brief history, the structure and Maternelle, Élémentaire, Collège, Lycée and Université.
Emergency numbers and information
French emergency numbers and information