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A wildfire warning is in force in South Savo

It is not allowed to make an open fire. Danger of wildfires is pronounced due to soil dryness.

Temporary housing services

The purpose of this service is to secure housing in unexpected and occasional situations.

Temporary housing services offer support in unexpected situations. Temporary housing can mean, for example, emergency accommodation, and it can be arranged in a shelter or accommodation facility for a short period of time. Temporary housing does not refer to the short-term housing services offered to social welfare clients awaiting access to other services, for example.

Do the following

If you have become homeless and have nowhere to go, please contact social services. Outside of office hours, you can contact the emergency social and crisis services.

Contact information

Select your municipality from the drop-down menu to see the appropriate contact details.

For whom / what terms

The service is offered to clients who need temporary accommodation that they are unable to arrange themselves. Such needs often arise outside office hours.

Background and legislation