Skip to content About - International House Helsinki


Welcome to the Helsinki capital region! International House Helsinki provides a wide range of services, information, and guidance to assist international newcomers in settling in the Helsinki capital area. We also offer international recruitment support and advisory and counseling services for employers on matters related to their international workforce.

To learn more about the services  IHH provides, head to the menu above marked services. Follow us on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn for updates from our partner organizations and more information about living, working and studying in the Helsinki capital region. We look forward to helping you get comfortable in your new home. 

International House Helsinki is a service point operated jointly by the cities of Helsinki, Espoo and Vantaa, Digital and Population Data Services Agency (DVV), Finnish Tax Administration (Vero), Social Insurance Institution of Finland (Kela), Finnish Immigration Service, Uusimaa Employment and Economic Development Office, Helsinki Region Chamber of Commerce, the Finnish Centre for Pensions (ETK) and the Central Organization of Finnish Trade Unions (SAK). International House Helsinki is part of the Finnish Government’s Talent Boost Programme and is funded by the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment.