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The purpose of rehabilitation is to maintain and restore working capacity. You can ask your doctor, your pension provider or Kela whether you have the right to undergo rehabilitation. Kela or your pension provider is responsible for organising rehabilitation aimed at maintaining and restoring working capacity. During your rehabilitation, you have the right to receive financial support from Kela or your pension provider. On pages Instructions for persons coming back to work after a long sick leave you can read about financial support and other instructions for coming back to work.

Rehabilitation services and financial support you can get when you are in rehabilitation

There are both public and private providers of rehabilitation services. Different forms of financial support are available.