The Contraception Clinic provides contraceptive services to Turku residents under 25 years of age. Older clients may attend the clinic with a referral from a doctor, public health nurse or social worker.
The clinic also provides:
• postnatal check-ups when an IUD or a contraceptive implant is used,
• assistance to clients of all ages seeking abortion,
• assistance to clients seeking sterilisation,
• free emergency contraceptive pills to clients under the age of 18. Older clients may purchase the pill from a pharmacy without visiting the Contraception Clinic.
Those wishing to use the services of the Contraception Clinic must have a need for contraception.
Contraceptive counselling is free of charge. Clients who require a doctor’s appointment for medical treatment are charged a health centre fee, and clients who miss an appointment without cancelling it first will be charged a missed appointment fee.
• Emergency contraception
Patients can make a reservation via telefon:
To make an appointment with a doctor at the Contraception Clinic please phone. Appointments to see family planning nurses can be made by phone or via the eHealth services.
To make an appointment: Please call 02 266 26 23 on Mon - Thur 8.00 - 15.00, Fridays 8 to 14. The call is transferred to the Tele-Q system, listen carefully to the message. You will be called back at a given time. On arrival at reception, you do not need to sign in.
The Contraception Clinic is located within the Main Health Centre (building 1C) at Luolavuoritie 2, (2nd floor).