Please call and make an appointment to meet with a staff member before visiting our office.
Telephone Exchange +358 295 209 111
Professional practice rights of social welfare and healthcare professionals tel. +358 295 209 550 on weekdays 10-11 a.m. and 14-15 p.m. Health care supervision tel. +358 295 209 444 on weekdays 9-11 a.m. and 13-15 p.m. Social welfare supervision tel. +358 295 209 299 on weekdays 9-11 a.m. and 13-15 p.m.
The price for calls to the 0295 numbers is the local network fee or the mobile call fee charged by the caller's operator. When calling from abroad, the price is determined by the local operator.
Our Helsinki office is in the district of Ruskeasuo. You can get to the office e.g. by bus or by tram No. 10 from the centre of Helsinki or by bus No. 23 from Pasila Station. If driving, the street address is Nauvontie 4. Limited street parking is available.
Our Rovaniemi office is at Koskenranta 3, about 10 km from the airport and 2 km from the railway station.
Director General Markus Henriksson Director Jussi Holmalahti (Department for Health, Legal Rights and Technologies) Director Tarja Holi (Department for Healthcare Supervision) Director Esa Koukkari (Department for Private Sector Licencing and Social Welfare Supervision) Administrative Director Ritva Kujala (Administration Department) Head of Communications Anna Karjalainen (Communications) Development Manager Petri Huovinen Executive Assistant Anne Aapro
For the media
Communications’ email address is viestinta(at)valvira.fi
Head of Communications Ms. Anna Karjalainen, tel +358 295 209 354
Communications Officer Ms. Eija Kenttäkumpu, tel +358 295 209 303