Come meet the city service guides at playgrounds!

Ask about daycare and school – international guidance at playgrounds for guardians

Do you need help with applying to daycare or enrolling to school? Would you like to know more about the different options? Come meet our service guides at city playgrounds in June to get one-to-one service, aimed especially at international parents and guardians! We provide service in Finnish, English and Chinese.

Come meet the city service guides at playgrounds according to the schedule below (links to the playground websites are currently available in Finnish only):

Wednesday 16 June, 11.30 am–1 pm
Playground Piika

Monday 21 June, 11 am–1 pm
Playground Viikkari

Tuesday 22 June, 11.30 am–12.30 pm
Playground Rusthollari

Wednesday 23 June, 11 am–12 noon
Playground Roihuvuori

Monday 28 June, 12 noon–2 pm
Playground Lohikäärmepuisto

Wednesday 30 June, 11.15 am–1 pm
Playground Myllynsiipi

Education Division service guidance also at your service in the summer

If you are unable to meet us at the playgrounds, and you need help with daycare and school related questions, get in touch with the Education Division’s service guidance. Our service guidance is open all summer.

Tel. +358 9 310 44986 Mon–Fri 10 am–12 noon and 1 pm–3 pm.

You can also book an appointment outside the office hours above by leaving a message or by emailing eduguidance@hel.fi. Please note that the eduguidance@hel.fi email is out of office between 13–30 July and will get back to your enquiries 2 August onwards.

Education Division service guidance: https://www.hel.fi/kasvatuksen-ja-koulutuksen-toimiala/en/feedback