Information on Turku and Finland

Career in Turku & Southwest Finland website provides information on the region of Southwest Finland in English. Read more about the region.

Welcome to Finland (Tervetuloa Suomeen) guide provides clear information for all new residences in Finland. The guide can be found in many languages from Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment website.

Peer support and local networks

Local networks are important for new employees to feel welcome. You can mention e.g. the following channels to new employees and their families:

Expat Turku Network group
Talent Turku LinkedIn group
International Working Women of Finland association

Discussion channels and Mental wellbeing

You can find tips on discussion groups and for mental wellbeing from Turku Business Region’s website.

Support is available during the state emergency caused by coronavirus, whether it’s someone to talk to, social assistance, food aid or help with substance abuse. More information and contact information in