General information & guidance
Cities of Helsinki (Helsinki-info) and Espoo offer general information and guidance at International House Helsinki on issues such as residence permits, studying Finnish/Swedish, housing, day care, education and health care services. You can also get assistance with how to correctly fill out the forms or understand the decisions and procedures of different public authorities.
Service is available in the following languages: Finnish, English, Swedish, Arabic, Somali, Russian, Estonian, Dari, Farsi, French and Berber.
Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the face-to-face service points are closed until further notice. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Open: Monday–Thursday 9:00–16:00, Friday 10:00–15:00
For online information, please visit: infoFinland.fi
For information on Finnish language courses, please visit: Finnishcourses.fi
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