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Home care home services

  • Service
  • Helsinki
  • Public service

Home services include care and aid, supporting the resident’s everyday life and reinforcing the resident’s own ability to function. The home services can include meal, laundry and cleaning services.

Background information

Home services may be provided for persons who need them because of their old age, illness, disability, childbirth or a particular family or life situation.

Home services provide care and attention, support a resident in daily life and reinforce their functional capacity. Home services may consist of meals, clothing care and cleaning services. Home services may support the care and upbringing of children and provide help for parenting.

A fee may be charged for the service. It is determined on the basis of the income of the person needing the services, family size and the volume of assistance needed.

Basic information

The service is provided byCity of Helsinki
Responsible for the serviceCity of Helsinki
Area Helsinki
Available languagesFinnish, Swedish
Text edited by: City of Helsinki
Updated: 12/3/2021