Orientation and follow-up programme home care (OOTT)

3 July 2023
OOTT stands for Oriëntatie en OpvolgingsTraject Thuiszorg (orientation and follow-up programme) for vulnerable elderly people. This customised support ensure that you can continue to live at home under the best conditions for as long as possible.
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OOTT stands for orientation and follow-up programme for vulnerable elderly people. 

If living at home is temporarily not possible

A team of care providers will work on a care programme together with you and your family.

  • Look for the right care and service in home care.
  • Adapting your home.
  • Providing temporary accommodation (max. 3 weeks).
  • Follow-up of your situation up until one year after the first contact.

For whom?

  • You are at least 60 years of age.
  • You live in the Leuven district.
  • You're admitted to hospital but could be discharged on the condition that home care is organised
    OR you find yourself in a crisis situation which temporarily prevents you from living at home.

Do you think you qualify? Contact your care provider.


Cost: € 60 per night.

  • A number of health insurance funds provide a contribution.
  • Included: room, bed, bed linen, care, meals.
  • Not included: medication, nursing equipment, physiotherapy, doctor's costs, transport.

Location: Pellenberg campus. 


Read more in the OOTT folder (in Dutch).

Last edit: 3 July 2023