Are you in the process of moving to the Helsinki capital region, or interested in moving?

Looking for information about what steps to take before you arrive, life in the capital, the local healthcare and Finnish education systems, and much more? Join our Newcomer Information Sessions.

International House Helsinki’s Newcomer Information Sessions will cover the steps you need to take before and after arriving. We will also discuss topics like how to enjoy life in the Helsinki capital region, housing, healthcare, the Finnish education system, and the support available for partners and spouses. Additionally there will be an introduction to jobseeking in Finland, our Employment coaching services and entrepreneurship in the capital region.

These sessions are held in English and take place online. You are welcome to attend the entire session, or to attend only for the topics which are relevant to you. Learn more about the topics we will cover during our Newcomer Information Sessions.

Each Newcomer Information Session will feature presentations from:

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Please note our Newcomer Information Sessions are designed to fit the needs of international newcomers and prospective newcomers who are moving to the capital region for work or based on a family tie.


Newcomer Information Sessions 2023 flyer.