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The resident houses are closed until 31.1.2021

The resident houses are closed until 31.1.2021 because of the coronavirus situation. Evening and weekend bookings are also unavailable. 

Services provided with an appointment booking, e.g. digital support, are open according to separate arrangements depending on the house.

In some resident houses you can still get sewing instructions by appointment and collect face masks and surplus food.

Follow the notifications of the resident houses in social media to find out more about services provided with appointment booking. A notification about the appointment booking is also put up on the doors of the resident houses.

We use face masks in the resident houses.

Distribution points of face masks in Helsinki


Mylläri Community Centre

Office open Mon-Fri 9-16

Lobby open Mon-Thu 9-20, Fri 9-16 and Sat 10-16 in accordance with the service hours of the Myllypuro Media Library.

Kiviparintie 2 J, 00920 Helsinki
Map, transport connections, accessibility
PO Box 7352, 00099 City of Helsinki
Tel. +358 (0)9 3107 3013 and +358 (0)40 825 6956
asukastalo.myllari@hel.fi
Social Instructor Johanna Kankkunen, tel. +358 (0)9 3106 1953 and +358 (0)50 337 7767

Groups

  •  Mondays

    • Puhutaan! (Let’s talk!) group 16:30-18
      We hold discussions in Finnish and learn everyday vocabulary.
  • Tuesdays

    • Kohta kouluun (Soon to school) group 16-19
      A group for Russian-speaking children
  • Wednesdays

    • A Finnish-language discussion group open to all 13:45-15:45
      Sovinto ry
  • Saturdays and Sundays

    • Ethnic Chinese group 12-16,
      Meetings held every third Saturday of the month
    • Älä kadota jälkeäsi ry on Sundays 13-15
      "Don’t lose your track", a cultural group for Kurdish women

Mylläri Residents’ House is a meeting facility, an information centre and a recreational place.

You can rest in the lobby on your way to the store, meet friends, talk to others and see the art exhibition. The exhibition in Kansangalleria (Citizen’s Gallery) in the lobby changes every month. You can enquire about available time slots at the Mylläri office.

Kontula Local Centre

Service hours Mon 10-15:45 and Tue-Fri 9-15:45

Keinulaudankuja 4 C, 00940 Helsinki
Map, transport connections and accessibility
PO Box 94758, 00099 City of Helsinki
Tel. +358 (0)9 3106 1952
Fax +358 (0)9 5653 248
kontulan.lahioasema@hel.fi
Social Instructor Emma Lappeteläinen, tel. +358 (0)9 3104 4028

For immigrants

Kontula Local Centre offers various groups intended for immigrants only. Naturally, immigrants are also welcome to all the other activities available at the Centre.

Group activities

  • Mondays
    • Puhutaan! (Let’s talk!) group 16:30-18
      We hold discussions in Finnish and learn everyday vocabulary.
  • Tuesdays
    • Kohta kouluun (Soon to school) group 16-19 
      A group for Russian-speaking children
  • Wednesdays
    • A Finnish-language discussion group open to all 13:45-15:45
      Sovinto ry
  • Saturdays and Sundays
    • Ethnic Chinese group 12-16 
      Meetings held every third Saturday of the month.
    • Älä kadota jälkeäsi ry on Sundays 13-15
      "Don’t lose your track", a cultural group for Kurdish women


Vuosaari Local Centre

Service hours Mon 12-15, Tue-Fri 8:30-15

Mustalahdentie 10, 00960 Helsinki
Map, transport connections and accessibility
PO Box 96732, 00099 City of Helsinki
Tel.  +358 (0)9 3107 3249
vuosaaren.lahioasema@hel.fi
Social Instructor Elise Karvonen, tel. +358 (0)40 621 1523



Vuosaari Local Centre is the shared living room of residents of central Vuosaari. You are welcome to stop by the Local Centre to meet others, have a cup of coffee, surf the net or read the day’s newspaper. The Local Centre also has information about the many various events in the area.


12.01.2021 11:17