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Substance Abuse Services

Preventive substance abuse services

We produce information about the negative consequences of substance abuse and tools to prevent and control substance abuse. Our customers receive information, evaluation tools and peer group support to effect change independently.

For more information or material, please contact our Preventive substance abuse services coordinator Sirpa Rytky, Sirpa.rytky(at)ouka.fi.  

Help for substance abuse

For substance abuse treatment you can contact all the healthcare centres, Child health and maternity clinics, Student health care centre or for under aged the school nurse.

For therapy you can contact our clinics, please visit our Substance abuse clinic at Yrttipellontie 6, second floor, phone: 044 703 6160.

Open from Monday to Thursday at 8 a.m. to 15.30 p.m. and also on Fridays at 8 a.m. to 15.00 p.m.

Please note, you cannot come to the clinic under the influence of alcohol or drugs.