Contraception

Contact information

The Contraception Clinic serves under 25-year-old residents of Turku and persons who have not found a suitable contraception method within two years of giving birth.

Over 25-year-old residents of Turku who have problems with contraception can visit the Contraception Clinic with a referral from a doctor, public health nurse, or social worker. The services of the Contraception Clinic are free of charge. A health centre fee will be charged for medical care visits to a doctor.

You can seek help from the Contraception Clinic in case:

  • you would like to get an abortion
  • you would like to get sterilized
  • you are under 18 years old and need emergency contraception
  • you need a follow-up check after giving birth and you would like to choose an intrauterine device (IUD, or coil) or a contraceptive implant as a method of contraception

Booking an appointment

Appointments for a Contraception Clinic doctor should be booked by phone. Appointments for Contraception Clinic nurses can be booked by phone (Mon 8.00-15.00 and Tue-Fri 8.00-11.00) or via the eHealth services.