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
Please, follow the instructions below when visiting the housing services. These instructions aim to protect our residents and staff from coronavirus infections.
Assisted housing services in accordance with the Disability Services Act is meant for persons whose disability or illness necessitates constant assistance with daily activities, assistance at different times of day and night or other extensive assistance, but who do not require institutional care.
Assisted housing services in accordance with the Disability Services Act is available in group homes, housing groups and supported housing homes. Support and assistance are organised according to the customer’s need on a 24-hour basis or at regular intervals.
You can become a resident by contacting the unit for social work for the disabled.
The city’s sheltered housing groups (pages in Finnish)
In addition to the city’s service locations, the service is also available at purchased service units.
Advice and assistance with seeking placement in a housing group is available from the disability care social worker at your local disability social work unit.