Algemene Dienst Jeugdtoerisme

The non-profit organisation General Agency for Youth Tourism (Algemene Dienst voor Jeugdtoerisme or ADJ in Flemish) manages Destelheide and is responsible for its operation. 

This is done on behalf of the Flemish government

Hanenbos in Dworp and de Hoge Rielen in Kasterlee are also managed by the General Agency for Youth Tourism.


The General Agency for Youth Tourism, or ADJ for short, coordinates and manages the provision of infrastructure and services of the Flemish Community for youth groups with a view to social evolution and with the aim to promote and realise the youth groups’ objectives.

Board of Directors

Hanneleen Broeckx, Chairman
Gerd Vertommen, Vice-Chairman
Dries Hostens, Treasurer
Waut Hespel, Secretary
Rik Röttger, Director
Siebren Nachtergaele, Director
Pieter Verberck, Director
Fedoua Lamrani, Director

General Assembly

Hanneleen Broeckx
Gerd Vertommen
Dries Hostens
Waut Hespel
Hanneleen Broeckx
Rik Röttger
Fedoua Lamrani
Siebren Nachtergaele
Cindy Van Dijck
Rudy Raes
Jochem Van Staey
An Van Lancker


Algemene Dienst voor Jeugdtoerisme (General Agency for Youth Tourism)
Molenstraat 62
2460 Kasterlee

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