Listed below are the telephone numbers and practical information for emergencies and medical help for people and animals around De Koog.
Emergency number Police/Fire department:
Call 112 for urgent cases, such as life-threatening situations, to report crimes that are in progress or in any other situation where every second counts. Once you have done so, do also inform the manager of the park where you are staying!
Police (less urgent):
The number 0900 8844 is for contacting the police only, for all non-urgent cases and for information. The address of the police station on Texel is: Pontweg 104, Den Burg.
Praktijk Haasdijk/ Den Breejen
Praktijk Dros/ Hoekstra
Praktijk Uithoven en Plasmans
Praktijk de Witte
Praktijk Haasdijk en Den Breejen
Consultations by telephone appointment only; to request a doctor’s visit, call between 8:00 and 9:00. Telephone consultations on weekdays from 14:45 to 15:15.
If you call outside of surgery hours, you will be referred to the out-of-hours doctors service, 0222 321 143
By telephone appointment only, telephone numbers: 0222 314 727/313 086/312 270/314 669/322 008. For accidents and urgent cases outside of surgery hours, call (06) 53 67 12 46.
Car broken down
Texel has a large number of garages all over the island; any of them will be pleased to help you. On Texel, roadside assistance is provided by the Dros (Eierland) and Grisnigt (Den Burg) garages and Schoenmaker Autoschade in Den Burg is a FOCWA-registered vehicle damage and recovery business: tel. +31 (0)222 - 313111.