Social services for young, adults and families

Social Work for Adults will help you when you need support, guidance and counseling about various different life situations. We will chart the customer's overall situation and together find solutions for coping with problems.

Do not hesitate to contact social services, if you need concrete help with issues related to, among other things, livelihood and social welfare. We offer help and support in various challenging life situations. At first, we will make together with you an assessment of your need for services, and then we will plan the support forms suitable for you.

The guidance and information number 09 839 23384 consists of the following services:

  • supplementary social assistance unit: Mon-Fri at 8:00–16:00
  • services for 25 - 65-year-olds: Mon, Tue, Thurs and Fri at 9:00-11:00
  • social lending: on Mon at 9:00–10:30, Tue at 14:00–15:30 and Wed at 9:00–10:30
  • planned social work for 18- 24-year-olds: call your own social worker, Mon-Fri at 8:15-16:00. You will find your own social worker on this list. If you cannot reach your own social worker, leave your contact information (NOTE: also your phone number) on the answerphone, and the employee will contact you later. You can also send a WhatsApp or text message to your own employee.

Who shall I contact?

If you are an adult aged 25-64 years

If you are a young adult aged 18– 24 years

Families with children

Senior citizens

Changes to social assistance payments

Basic social assistance will be paid by Kela starting 2017, Throughout 2016, your point of contact for social assistance will still be the social services office or Kela offices i Vantaa.
Read more about the change in website of Kela

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