Social Work for Adults
Customer Service Chat serves you on workdays (from Monday to Friday) between 9 am. and 11 am.
You can ask about the following matters on the chat:
- the social services for adults
- finding a suitable social service in your situation
- questions related to applying for the social assistance
- Main service point: Linnankatu 23
Because of the exceptional situation caused by the outbreak of the coronavirus infection, the emergency duty service points of Perno and Varissuo are closed for the moment. Please contact the Service Direction over the phone.
- Aikuissosiaalityö (in Finnish in pdf form)
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The unit of the Social Work for Adults provides social services for Turku residents who are over the age of 18 and who do not have minor children living in their household. Social Work for Adults supports you in stressful life situations, you hope for a change in your life or you feel that a wide range of challenges have piled up and you are not sure how you will move forward with your life.
You can access the services of the Social Work for Adults by contacting the Customer Service of the Social Services. Another authority or other person who is concerned for another one may also make a notification of the person in need of the social services in accordance with the Social Welfare Act.
In order to get support from the Social Work for Adults you don't need to have financial worries, and you don't need to be a client of the social work for discretionary income support. In matters concerning the discretionary income support application you can contact the customer service of the social services.
Other authorities and cooperation partners can also use the customer service of the social services.