Last update : July 2023

In this section you will find useful contacts from people and organisations that offer support to asylum seekers and people on the moove

  • Vapaa liikkuvuus (The Freedom of Movement network)

    This network supports and advice to migrants and foreigners in their struggles for their rights.
    This advice is given every wednesday from 5pm to 8pm.

  • Asociation For Asylum Seekers

    Asociation For Asylum Seekers provides free counseling on asylum and permits.
    To contact them you can :

    • leave a message on their Fb-page
    • email
    • visit their office on Tuesdays 3-6pm
  • The Finnish Refugee Advice Centre

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    It is is a non-governmental organisation founded in 1988 by other Finnish NGOs. The Refugee Advice Centre provides legal aid and advice to asylum seekers, refugees and other foreigners in Finland.
    The Refugee Advice Centre offers legal advice in issues concerning foreign nationals by its expert lawyers free of charge on weekdays from 10 to 12 a.m. Advice is in general available in Finnish and English.

    The direct number is +358 9 2313 9325 (calls won’t be connected by the operator).

    You can also ask advice by email at

    If you want a lawyer from the Refugee Advice Centre, please contact us either by email, by encrypted email at or by phone +358 9 2313 9300. Please attach any possible decisions from the Immigration Service or an Administrative Court to your appointment request or have them at hand when calling.

    Legal advice focused on issues related to undocumented migrants is offered by our specialised lawyer on Mondays from 2–4 p.m. at +358 45 2377 104. You can also send questions by email to