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CONTACT

Four non-profit organizations in Finland have their focus exclusively on helping the bereaved and offering peer support. Some of them organize peer support groups and offer support also in English. Some have brochures and guidebooks translated in English.

See their websites and contact persons for more information.

Contact information

Huoma ry
peer support after a loved one’s death from homicide

Contact:
Peer support and crisis support coordinator Terhi Kantanen:
050 401 2230
koordinaattori(at)huoma.fi

Executive Director Sanna Kalajanniska:
050 304 3332
toiminnanjohtaja(at)huoma.fi

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Käpy ry
Child Death Families

Contact:
Peer support coordinator Ulla Tuunanen:
045 652 4395
tuki(at)kapy.fi
Executive Director Susanna Uittomäki:
045 326 0980
susanna.uittomaki(at)kapy.fi

 

 

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Nuoret Lesket ry
young widows of Finland association

Contact:
Peer Support Coordinator Emilia Riikonen:
044 056 5542
emilia.riikonen@nuoretlesket.fi
Executive Director Miia Iivonen:
044 300 6477
miia.iivonen@nuoretlesket.fi

 

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Surunauha ry
Peer support after a loved one´s suicide

Contact:
Peer Support Coordinator Teppo Kupias:
044 751 9916 (also WhatsApp)
vertaistuki@surunauha.net
Executive Director Riika Hagman-Kiuru:
040 560 0088
riika.hagman-kiuru@surunauha.net

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