Help and Support for Families with Children
Every child is entitled to a good and happy childhood. The Mannerheim League for Child Welfare works to make this possible together with many other organizations, both public and private.
The Mannerheim League is an NGO and membership is open to everyone. It promotes the wellbeing of children and of families with children, increases respect for childhood and seeks to make it more visible, and sees that children's views are taken into account in public decision-making.
The Mannerheim League is the largest child welfare organization in Finland. It has 92 000 members and 566 local associations throughout the country. The work of these local associations is supported by the League's 10 district organizations.
The Mannerheim League relies on partnerships. It works with numerous organizations, businesses and networks in Finland and abroad. The League's Central Office in Helsinki cooperates closely with ministries, officials and other organizations while the district organizations and local associations operate on the regional level.
The league aims to ensure that
A healthy, secure childhood
Families need services
The International Café - Kansainvälisyyskahvila
Every other Monday at 14:00–16.30 in Familycenter Marakatti (Sepänkatu 3, Turku).
The purpose of the café is to have enjoyable get-togethers and to share experiences. In the café, we speak Finnish and English.
For further information
050 436 2999