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Immigrant Office health services

  • Service
  • Turku
  • Public service

Refugees and asylum seekers with residence permits are provided doctors’, nurses’ and psychologists’ services by the Immigrant Office for a period of three years. After this period, they will be directed to an ordinary health station by a nurse.

A public health nurse will invite the customer to their first visit and book them an appointment. For subsequent appointments, the customer may book appointments at the premises Mon-Fri 8.15-11.30 or by phone.

  • Call the city switchboard at 02 330 000 and ask for the Immigrant Office

A nurse will evaluate the type and urgency of treatment the customer needs. The customer or their assistant should mention if they will require an interpreter.

The Immigrant Office is open

  • Mon–Thu 8.15–15
  • Fri 8.15–14

For urgent matters in the evenings, at night or at weekends, call the Turku area joint emergency service number 02 313 8800.

Basic information

The service is provided byCity of Turku
Responsible for the serviceCity of Turku
Area Turku
Available languagesEnglish, Finnish, Swedish
Text edited by: City of Turku
Updated: 7/9/2021