Play parks offer guided outdoor and indoor activities for children and early adolescents.
The family house is an open place of rendezvous, activities and information for families with small children. The Family Centre organizes both open resident-based activities for families with small children and various courses and groups for the parents, children and workers with families with small children.
Family counselling office
Family counselling office helps in questions concerning the child's developmet and upbringing, problematic family situations and crises on child and family. The couple and family therapy helps find solution when problems occur in couples or family relations.
Child welfare, social and family services
Family centres offer families with children following services:
social and family work, families with children home service and child welfare.
Emergency social services gives urgent assistance outside office hours.
Emergency social services answer at 020 696 006 every day 24 hours.The emergency unit can be contacted when you need information and guidance on social services, advice and counselling in a life situation or when you worry about the welfare of children or some other person.
Family law matters
Family law matters Child Welfare Supervisors serve in paternity affairs of extramarital children and in affairs concerning children’s maintenance and visiting rights. Social workers also draw up accounts according to the Child Care Act to the courts and serve in adoption matters.
Services for young people
Youth stations together with A-clinics offer services for young people age 13-23 concerned about substance abuse. Youth stations work in close contact with family centres. Klaari focuses on preventative work on substance abuse, including different intoxicants and tobacco.
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