Social Services

Call emergency social services via the national emergency center number 112; calls are also directed through other authorities. Emergency social services offers advice and guidance by phone. The service alerts the appropriate agency in the person's municipality, and, if necessary, dispatches someone to the scene to determine the situation.

Emergency social services assists, for example, in the following situations:

  • Cases of family and other similar violence
  • Child protection matters
  • Mental health problems
  • Substance abuse problems
  • Problems of the elderly
  • Sexual violence
  • Accidents and crises

Joensuu Immigration Services

Siltakatu 10 A 13, 5th floor
80100 Joensuu

Map link

E-mail: maahanmuuttajapalvelut
Telephone: +358 13 337 0333

Contact information
Hanna Kärkkäinen
Tel. +358 50 598 3475

Taru Väisänen
Tel. +358 50 310 1043

Tarja Munne
Tel. +358 50 442 2156