Birth control counselling
- Public service
Citizens of Kauniainen under 21 years are entitled to free birth control. Contact the maternity clinic for further information.
To whom and on what terms
The service is free of charge.
Adults and young people can access family planning and birth control counselling to support them in their own family planning. Counselling is mainly offered at health centres and hospitals, the maternity clinic and pupil and student health care services.
Family planning and birth control counselling provides also other sexual and reproductive health services. They may for example relate to childlessness, promotion of sexual health, prevention of sexually transmitted diseases, prevention of sexual violence, sexual orientation, gender experience and partnerships.