It is important that all of us maintain a good hand hygiene, follow the coughing etiquette and maintain at least a one-metre distance from other people. It is recommended that anyone with the slightest symptoms of a coronavirus infection seek a laboratory test.

Follow the situation via the website of Finnish Institute for health and welfare: Coronavirus COVID-19 – Latest Updates. Also, see the recommendations decided in October 13th to limit the spread of the covid-19 coronavirus in the Metropolitan area.

A national telephone service at the number 0295 535 535 gives general information and advice on the coronavirus on weekdays 8–21 and Saturdays 9–15. The service is primarily available in Finnish and, where possible, also in Swedish and English.

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Information for Vantaa residents

Helpline for Vantaa residents

Helpline 09 8395 0070 is meant for all Vantaa residents concerned about how the coronavirus affects their everyday life. The helpline serves Vantaa residents on weekdays 8–15.30. The service is primarily available in Finnish, Swedish and English. Email will support the flow of information, if calling fails for some reason.

General information for Vantaa immigrants

Information on coronavirus and its effects on city services available by phone and via e-mail from Mon–Thurs 11:00–14:00.

Multilingual remote counseling of the Tsempataan project serves Vantaa residents on Tue-Fri 10:00–15:00.

Vantaa Association Circle (Järjestörinki) offers counseling for immigrants in several languages.

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