Tel. (014) 266 3423, Fax (014) 266 2610
The Immigrant Services helps immigrants in their adjustment to Finnish society and supports the preservation of their own cultural identity. It also seeks to promote the development of our society into a multi-cultural community accepting diversity.
If you have questions about your residence permit application, please contact the Police licence services (Poliisin lupapalvelut) or The Finnish Immigration Service 0295 419 600 (Maahanmuuttovirasto)
foreigners living in Jyväskylä: refugees, remigrants and other immigrants
all those interested in alien affairs
different cooperation quarters
The Information Office is open Monday through Friday, from 8. a.m. to 3.30 p.m.
Consultation by phone on
Monday - Thursday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.,
and on Friday from 10 a.m. to 3.30 p.m.
Tel. (014) 266 3423
The immigrant can receive guidance and advice without making an appointment in all problem situations arising in the new society.
The Information Office also manages the appointment for workers.
Services provided by the Immigrant Services include
- organization of refugee and remigrant reception
guidance and advice for immigrants
cooperation with different agencies in organizing immigrant services
social welfare work for immigrants
guidance about family reunification for refugees
education, consultation and information about alien affairs
The Immigrant Services supplies social welfare work needed by refugees for a period of 3 years from immigration and for remigrants the period is one year. The social welfare work for other foreigners is supplied according to the demands of each situation.
Our personnel instructs immigrants in various practical matters. In difficult family situations we support the family by methods of enhanced family work.
Guidance and appointment for a meeting with the social workers
Tel. (014) 266 3423
Fax (014) 266 3424
Tel. (014) 266 3434
Tel. (014) 266 3433
Tel. (014) 266 3431
Tel. (014) 266 3429
Tel. (014) 266 3432 (Huhtasuo)
Tel. (014) 266 3427 (Kuokkala)
Tel. (014) 266 3425 (other parts of Jyväskylä)
You can contact our social workers by phone Monday through Friday from 12.00 p.m. to 1.00 p.m.
Tel. (014) 266 3422 (Huhtasuo)
Tel. (014) 266 3428 (Kuokkala)
Tel. (014) 266 3426 (other parts of Jyväskylä)