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Centralised contraceptive advice

Työpajankatu 14 A
00580 Helsinki
P.O. Box 6420, 00099 City of Helsinki
+358 9 310 45566
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Contraceptive advice

The centralised contraceptive advice service serves all Helsinki residents

Contact the centralised contraceptive advice service in all the situations listed below.

  • Installing a IUD (intrauterine device)
    • if you have not given birth
    • if you gave birth less than six month ago
    • if your latest birth was a caesarean section
    • if installing the IUD at the Health Station did not work.
  • Removing a IUD, if it did not succeed at a Health Station
  • Inserting and removing a birth control implant
  • You are considering an abortion
    • and you are under 18 years old
    • or you are under 20 years old and have had a previous abortion.
  • Problems with contraception

You can also contact the centralised contraceptive advice service in situations where finding a suitable contraceptive method is difficult due to underlying medical conditions, your social situation or previous issues with contraception.

Centralised contraceptive advice service is open
Mon and Thu at 8:00–20:00, Tue–Wed at 8:00–16:00, Fri at 8:00–15:00

Notice! The centralised contraceptive advice service is closed from 11 July to 24 July 2022. Maisa messages sent during the closure will be answered in the week beginning 25 July. In urgent matters, please contact your health station or the telephone health service at 09 310 10023. The contraceptive advice service will serve normally again Monday 25 July 2022 at 8:00.

Contacts and appointment booking 

Contact information for the centralised advice service 

More information on contraception 



27.06.2022 12:22