Support for integration

Immigrant services offer Vantaa immigrants guidance and counseling. We inform about the services provided by the city and different organizations, and will also refer customers to them. We will also help in various matters related to social services. When required, we will accompany you to customer meetings.

Make an appointment with a service counselor or a social advisor by phone or email. Be sure to write the email in the form: firstname.lastname@vantaa.fi

We will give information and support as regards, for instance:

  • Social services
  • Management of everyday life
  • Courses and training
  • Silkinportti Activity Center's services
  • Work
  • Housing
  • Hobbies, clubs, and camps
  • Residence permits
  • Organizational and volunteer activities
  • Group activities and events

Silkinportti Activity Center

Silkinportti—situated in Tikkurila—is the City of Vantaa's activity center for immigrants that arranges, together with the third sector and volunteers, myriad activities. The activities are free of charge.

Immigrant Services

Custom Service: Vernissakatu 8 C, 1st floor , 01300 Vantaa

  • Mon. and Wed. from 11:00 to 14:30
  • Friday from 11:00 to 14:00

More about Immigrant Services

Co-operation with authorities

To authorities, we offer consultation, guidance, and training regarding immigration and multiculturalism. We engage in community-oriented social work all around Vantaa by arranging local events and group activities, and by participating in, for instance, PTA meetings and residents' events.

Contact information
service manager Hilkka Linderborg (tel 09 839 28226) and immigrant cordinator Pirkko Matkaselkä (tel 040 8493 916).