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@example.org
We will give information and support as regards, for instance:
Management of everyday life
Courses and training
Silkinportti Activity Center's services
Hobbies, clubs, and camps
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.
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.
service manager Hilkka Linderborg (tel 09 839 28226) and immigrant cordinator Pirkko Matkaselkä (tel 040 8493 916).