Immigrant counselling & helpdesk

At Kompassi’s immigrant counselling center you can get personal advice on important matters. We warmly welcome you to avail our free service.

We serve all those who have moved to Finland from abroad and also native Finns. This free service is available mainly in Finnish, English, Amharic & Hindi. Russian language service depends upon the availability of the translator.

The counselling and helpdesk can help you with, for ex:
  • housing
  • work
  • education (Finnish language, vocational training)
  • residence permits and citizenship
  • social security and economic issues
  • health
  • to go through the documents and filling in the forms, as well as
    other matters related to everyday life

The Helpdesk guides customers to find the right service points and can help in making the appointments with the concerned authorities.

You can come to counselling & helpdesk directly without appointment during Kompassi’s opening hours or with appointment

You can make appointment over the phone or via e-mail.

Service times and appointments

Without appointment during Kompassi’s opening hours
Monday – Friday from 8.30 – 15.30


Tsega Kiflie
Tsega Kiflie

Immigration expert
044 078 7286

Kauppakatu 40-42,
70100 Kuopio