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
Address:

Siltakatu 10 A 13, 5th floor
80100 Joensuu

Map link

E-mail: maahanmuuttajapalvelut
@joensuu.fi
Telephone: +358 13 337 0333

Contact information

Hanna Kärkkäinen
Integration adviser
Tel. +358 50 598 3475
hanna.karkkainen(at)joensuu.fi

Taru Väisänen
Integration adviser
Tel. +358 50 310 1043
taru-maija.vaisanen(at)joensuu.fi

Sanna Raetsaari
Integration adviser
Tel. +358 50 475 7210
sanna.raetsaari(at)joensuu.fi

Silja Holm
Integration adviser
Tel. +358 50 471 3215
silja.holm(at)joensuu.fi

Nella Niemi
Integration adviser
Tel. +358 50 512 2789
nella.niemi(at)joensuu.fi

Tarja Munne (out of office)
Counselor