Course: How to become an entrepreneur in Finland
Where and when: Online course on Wednesdays 13.4., 4.5. and 25.5. at 14.00–15.30
Supported employment and work activities
The working life needs a wide range of workers
The coach services in supported employment for jobseekers and companies are:
Family care for persons with intellectual disabilities is organised either as short-term or long-term family care. Service in this case means 24-hour care in a private home.
A commission agreement is concluded with the family carer, which defines the content and duration of the care. The Welfare Division pays the fees and compensation for expenses for the carers in accordance with the agreement.
If you are interested in taking people with intellectual disabilities into short-term or long-term family care, contact Paletti's social workers or service advisors.
Housing services are provided to persons with an intellectual disability tailored to the person's individual needs. When assessing housing options, the person's need for help, care and guidance in daily life is taken into account.
Services can be provided in different housing units, group homes and residential care facilities, or as a service to one’s own home.
The disability services psychologist serves residents aged over 16 who need special services due to an intellectual disability.
The psychologist cooperates with other social and health care professionals.
- preparation of rehabilitation and service plans in cooperation with other professionals in disability services
- supportive individual visits
- cognitive examinations
Day activities for persons with severely disabilities
Day activities for persons with severe disabilities are intended for those who are unable to participate in other work activities due to a very severe disability or illness. Day activities that support self-sufficiency can include cooking, exercise, conversation, camping, creative activities and the practice of social skills.
Essential housing-related services may include assistance with daily activities.
Services and support measures can be provided in different housing units, group homes and residential care facilities, or as a service to one’s own home. For more information on housing services reserved for persons with severe disabilities or persons with intellectual disabilities, please contact social workers of disability services.
Most housing services are provided as a purchased service. The disability services provided by the city include three units that offer 24-hour house care:
The City of Turku Oral Health Care unit invites pupils for an oral health check when they are in their 1st, 5th and 8th years at school. In addition young people are invited for an oral health examination at the age of 16.
The intervals between examinations and treatments may be more frequent depending on the individual’s need as assessed by an oral health professional. We carry out examinations at dental clinics as well as in mobile units at schools.
-The coronavirus situation is calming down.
Turku has expressed its interest in hosting the event the next time it is possible in the Baltic Sea, in 2024.
As there are more than 200 ports operating in the Baltic Sea Region, the thematic on how to develop the mobility surrounding the ports in a holisti
With the decision of the Regional State Administrative Agency of Southwest Finland, the maximum permitted number of participants in gatherings was
– The attractiveness of Southwest Finland’s cities is based on an exceptionally good quality of life, clean nature, and safety, as well as, of cou
The need for providing additional multilingual information arose from not only from the various operators in the city, but also from the migrant co
The City of Turku asks all residents to behave responsibly in their free time.
Starting from June, installations by Anu Pentik combining ceramics and wood will take over WAM.
The idyllic Piispankatu in the Turku Cathedral area was known for centuries as Piispanpelto (Bishop’s field) and it was also the home of Finland’s
The global Clean & Safe operating model and logo show that the companies and operators involved are thoroughly and strongly committed
Live music plays loud and clear in the lobby of the Logomo venue.
The Main library
- Wednesday 12.5. 9-20
- Ascension Day 13.5. 11.00-17.00