Medical emergencies Emergency numbers Emergency rooms and 24-hour pharmacies Healthcare Health insurance Your health insurance card, also known as the yellow card, gives you access to free consultation and medical treatment in Denmark. Going to a doctor Always remember to make an appointment and bring your yellow health card along when you see a doctor in Denmark. Medical emergencies FInd out whom to contact and where to go in case of emergencies. Dental care Learn about the different options for you and your family when it comes to dental treatment in Copenhagen. Having a baby in Copenhagen You can get medical help and support as a parent-to-be in Copenhagen. You can also find out what to do if you wish to have an abortion. Elderly care and home care You can apply for elderly care and home care in Copenhagen if you meet certain requirements. Support for people with disabilities The Citizen Centre for People with Disabilities provides help and support to people with permanent physical or mental disabilities. CPR, registration and documents Learn more about getting your CPR number, yellow health card, and other important documents. Housing Finding a place to live is key to obtaining a CPR number. Read about recycling and fundamental supplies as water, gas, heating and electricity. Healthcare Your yellow health card (sundhedskort) gives you access to the Danish healthcare system. Culture and leisure There are many opportunities to live an engaged, social and active life that balances cultural and leisure activities in Copenhagen. Online self-services As a resident in Copenhagen, you can use online self-services to order a NemID, receive Digital Post and much more. Childcare and school You have several options when it comes to childcare, schooling and after school care in Copenhagen. Learn Danish If you are 18, live in Denmark and have a CPR number, you are eligible for Danish courses offered by your local municipality. Transport and parking Find out various ways you get around by public transport, biking or driving in Copenhagen. Report to the authorities Contact the right authorities if you want to report a crime, an emergency or other problems in the City of Copenhagen.