Support is provided to families in Oulu at different stages of life. Help is available if families or couples have problems or if parents have concerns about their children or adolescents.
To get help or advice, you can contact child health and maternity clinic or family counselling office, for example.
The family counselling office provides help on problems related to the growth and development of children and adolescents as well as on problems faced by families with children and couples.
If you have concerns about the growth and well-being of a child, please contact Child Protection. Anyone can contact Child Protectionif they are concerned about a child or family, e.g. due to drug use, mental health problems or neglect.