If you suspect you have coronavirus, read the information

Below links in different languages about coronavirus published by YLE, Ministry of the Interior and City of Oulu.

Everyday instructions concerning corona news etc. for the general support and mental health.

In Finnish

In English

In Somali

In Arabic, Somali, Kurdish, and Persian


Information in different languages: Infofinland.fi

Oulu help

Multicultural Centre Villa Victor is canceling all the events and info's until the end of July due to coronavirus. 

Finnish and language courses' contact teaching have been replaced by web teaching. 

Multilingual assistance will operate remotely via telephone, due to coronavirus. Remote services are not available during 29.6-2.8.

Finnish and other language groups' web-courses take place in Teams group. 

New students, sign in for summer teaching by sending an email to Ainokaisa (ainokaisa.vetalainen[at]ouka.fi) or Kriszta (krsztina.kokai[at]ouka.fi). If you have already signed in, no additional enrollment is needed. 

You will get a link in the reply message, with which you can join the class. Timetable during the summertime (22nd June - 31st Aug) you can find here.

More info: Veli-Pekka Pelkonen, tel. 050 361 3842, veli-pekka.pelkonen(at)ouka.fi


Welcome to Villa Victor!

Multicultural Centre Villa Victor provides activities for immigrants and Finns living in Oulu.

We provide Finnish language lessons and assistance in different languages free of charge. At Villa Victor you can learn new languages, meet people and participate in a variety of different events. 

Multilingual assistance can be found at the service point in the main lobby of Oulu10 (Torikatu 10).

From Monday to Friday assistance is available in Finnish, English and Arabic from 9.00-16.30 and 14 other languages according the timetable.

Contact information

Multilingual information on coronavirus

Multilingual information on coronavirus COVID-19 (Finnish institute for health and welfare THL)


Finnish and other language courses and clubs


Opening hours

Torikatu 23 is closed, due to corona virus. During this time, our services will be provided remotely. You can contact us via telephone, internet, Facebook, Instagram and mail. 

Monday      9 - 18
Tuesday      9 - 18
Wednesday 9 - 18
Thursday     9 - 18
Friday          9 - 14.30

Torikatu 23, 3rd floor (map)

Wheel chair entrance: Torikatu 21

Postal address:
PL 68, 90015 Oulun kaupunki

Information about Oulu in different languages