Problem with alcohol or medicines

Notification 2.9.2020

Appointments at substance abuse outpatient clinics in Vantaa as of September 7, 2020

In case of acute substance abuse problems, you can go to Martinlaakso or Tikkurila substance abuse outpatient clinic without advance appointment. To the extent possible, come to the appointment at the beginning of the on-call service. The service is meant for adults.

  • Martinlaakso substance abuse outpatient clinic’s on-call appointment serves on Mondays and Thursdays at 12:00-14:00. The address is Laajaniityntie 3 (5th floor), 01620 Vantaa.
  • Tikkurila substance abuse outpatient clinic’s on-call appointment serves on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays at 8:30-10:30. The address is Kielotie 20 C (2nd floor), 01300 Vantaa.
  • Please note that Myyrmäki substance abuse outpatient clinic will not have on-call appointment service after September 7, 2020.

Notification 1.4.2020

Changes in substance-abuse and mental-health services during corona epidemic

Read here the exceptions during the corona epidemic

Treatment without referral

A person with alcohol- and medicine problems or his or her friend or relative can seek help from substance abuse clinics.

  • Tikkurila substance abuse clinic
  • Martinlaakso substance abuse clinic

Referral to treatment

  • Detoxification treatment is meant for adult alcohol- and drug addicts for whom outpatient care is insufficient.
  • Patients are referred to detoxification treatment. The initial assessment for care will be done, for example, at a substance abuse clinic or a health center.
  • Koisoranta Service Center helps the homeless with addiction problems. When applying for Koisoranta Service Center, the customers may be admitted to rehabilitation and permanent housing.