The face mask.

Mask distribution for low-income people continues – two new service points to be opened

The distribution of face masks intended for low-income people has worked well in Helsinki. 32,000 packages of four cloth masks have been distributed. The total amount of the distribution currently contains 128,000 masks. In addition, single-use masks have been distributed.

At the beginning of next week, on Monday the 5th of October, two new distribution points will be opened: Masks will be distributed in Maunula Resident House Saunabaari (Metsäpurontie 25) on weekdays between 14–16 and in D-asema Kannelmäki (Klaneettitie 11) on weekdays between 9.30–10.30.

More detailed information and all distribution points can be found at hel.fi/helsinki/coronavirus-en/information/face-mask

More information

Recommendation on the use of face masks (the The Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare, THL)
Helsinki – coronavirus updates

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