Helsinki’s Family Centres offer low-threshold services to families in need of a sympathetic ear, helpful information or practical assistance.
We can help you with your everyday challenges
Do you need support or guidance in coping with your family’s day-to-day life? Helsinki’s Family phone service is here to help! Our social services professionals can assist you to work out childrearing dilemmas, address challenges associated with parenthood, and assist with daily tasks you might find overwhelming. The Family phone service also offers advice on how to handle issues involving teenagers.
Please do not hesitate to call and take advantage of our services. Professional social workers are on hand to help you, for example, with the following:
- Home services for families with children
- Family counselling
- Therapeutic work for families with infants
- Couples therapy
- Social guidance for families with children
Ring the Family phone service at tel. 09 310 15454 on weekdays from 9 am to 12 pm.
The service is available in Swedish on Mondays, at the same number and time.
Home services for families with children are available each weekday from 8 am to 1 pm.
(Changes to home service schedules can be left as messages from 7 am to 1 pm)
Don’t forget that another option for accessing Helsinki’s social services is to click on our website’s Need Help? icon at: www.hel.fi/perheentuki.