Social work is part of the municipal social services. Social work strengthens the capabilities of residents in need of support and supports the independent activities and coping skills of individuals, families and communities. The aim is to prevent social exclusion and solve social problems, thereby upholding and promoting the well-being and social safety of residents and communities.
Social work services are at your disposal in situations where
The Tornio social office counseling (street address Keskikatu 69, Lappia building) service point is open to customers on weekdays between 8–11.30 am. At other times, customers are received by personal appointment. You can request an appointment with the contact form or by phone.
Social emergency services are open on office hours between 8 am–4 pm.