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Support and services for immigrants

Wear a face mask in social and health care services

We recommend that everyone who is 12 years old or older uses a face mask in all social and health care facilities.

Read more here: Coronavirus updates from Helsinki


Support for those arriving to Helsinki from Ukraine

The City of Helsinki is prepared to help people fleeing the war in Ukraine. You can receive support and help from the health and social services in Helsinki, if needed.

Read more: Information for those arriving to Helsinki from Ukraine.


Immigrants are offered guidance, advice and various integration services. Asylum seekers are offered housing services, as well as social and health services.

  • Social work helpline, weekdays at 8:15–12:00 and 13:00–16:00 on tel. 09 310 37577
  • Advice on undocumented persons, weekdays at 9:00–16:00 on tel. 09 310 23747.

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