Woman with mask looking away.

New mask distribution point for the needy opens in Kontula

The distribution of free face masks for the needy continues in Helsinki. More than 37,000 packages of four cloth masks have been handed out to date, and a total of 148,000 masks have been delivered. Single-use masks have also been distributed.

A new distribution point will be opened in eastern Helsinki at the Kontula lähiöasema community centre (Keinulaudankuja 4 C) on Thursday 15 October. The point will be open on weekdays 9–16.

More detailed information and all distribution points.

Additional information

Recommendation on the use of face masks by THL
Helsinki – coronavirus updates