SMILE - Schools, communities and services building new integration dialogues
A recent report says that jobs, young people and foreign-language speakers are moving to large urban areas but this trend is not taken into account at the national level
The proportional significance of the six largest cities and their metropolitan areas increases as their population, number of jobs, supply of labour and positive net migration increase, a report on the need for labour ordered by the six largest cities reveals. This trend differs from the rest of the
Vantaa multilingual guidance
Vantaa's multilingual guidance gives you advice on matters such as for example living, working, hobbies and help filling out forms.
Preparatory teaching for basic education
Preparatory teaching is provided for children and young people who are not proficient enough in Finnish language to study in a group taught in Finnish.
Syllabus of Finnish as a second language (S2)
Teaching of Finnish as a second language (S2) is available to students who do not have native-level Finnish language skills.
Teaching of the student's native tongue
Vantaa provides teaching of a student's own native tongue, home language and maintained language for two hours per week.
”I am learning something new about Finland every day!”
The Parents along to school and working life project is helping immigrants to learn Finnish, integrate, and find their own professional path.
Services for foreign-language learners
Educational opportunities for foreign-language persons.
Neuvova Vantaa is a multi-actor development project aiming to improve counseling to immigrants; it brings together actors providing low-threshold counseling and develops the city's multilingual counseling and communication.
Services, tips and news for people who have moved to Finland and Vantaa have been compiled on this page.