Welcome to Luckan Integration!

Head of integration unit:  Daniela Silén
E-mail: daniela.silen@luckan.fi
Phone: 040- 541 99 32
Capital region (Helsinki, Espoo, Vantaa)
E-mail: integration@luckan.fi
Phone: 040- 485 96 36

Co-ordinator: Charlotte Wieliczko
Co-ordinator: Lois Armas

FIKA unit:

Koordinator (Huvudstadsregionen)
Tina Rehnström
E-mail: tina.rehnstrom[at]luckan.fi

Luckan i Helsingfors / Simonsgatan 8 / 00100 Helsingfors

FRENDI unit: 

Lisa Tobiasson
E-mail: lisa.tobiasson@luckan.fi

Michaela Högnabba
E-mail: michaela.hognabba@luckan.fi

Luckan i Helsingfors / Simonsgatan 8 / 00100 Helsingfors

Luckan Integration provides different kinds of support services for immigrants.

Download the new Courses Programme Social life – Autum 2016
Porvoo (Kulturhuset Grand/Luckan)

Co-ordinator: Nora Blomqvist-Abdi
E-mail: integration.borga@luckan.fi
Phone: 050- 521 00 93
Biskopsgatan 28, 06100 Porvoo

Information desk open:
Tuesdays 12-17
Fridays 12-16

Kirkkonummi (Luckan i Kyrkslätt)
Co-ordinator: Michaela Högnabba
E-mail: integration.kyrkslatt@luckan.fi
Phone: 050- 564 60 96
Asematie 3, 02400 Kirkkonummi

Information desk open:
Tuesdays 12-16
Thursdays 12-16


Verksamheten stöds av RAY.




Cross-border cooperation on mentoring and peer support for immigrants



Frendi är ett projekt som för samman ungdomar över skol-, kultur- och språkgränserna i syfte att stöda den dubbelriktade integrationen.



FIKA är ett mentorprogram där frivilliga ställer upp som mentorer för nyinflyttade för att underlätta deras integrationsprocess. FIKA is a mentoring program where volunteers act as mentors for newcomers to support them in their integration process.


Information and guidance for immigrants

  • We offer assistance with finding educational programmes, language courses, finding work or a free time activity as well as how to find the right public services.
  • Book an appointment in order to get help with your individual situation.
  • All discussions are confidential and you can get guidance in person, by e-mail or by phone, regardless of your current official status in the country.

Integrating in Swedish language

  • We provide information about how to discover Swedish integration pathways in the Capital region.
  • Through finding the right language courses, networks and associations we help you in finding a path suited to your needs.

Courses and events

  • We arrange different social events, Swedish language support groups and job search courses in English.
  • Come and practice your Swedish skills, get support in your job search or just meet new people!

Social events:

  •   Family and Baby cafés
  •   Celebration of the Day against Racism

Language support groups:

  • Swedish language café

Events related to job search:

  •   Job hunting days
  •   Peer support group
  •   Working in Finland – Labour legislation and trade unions
  •   Food Hygiene training and test (participation fee)
  •   Occupational Safety Card training and test (participation fee)

We post our coming events on our Facebook page. You can see them also below and in the left column. Please note the instructions for registration in each event.

Mentor program for immigrants- FIKA

  • Immigrants are paired with a voluntary mentor according to similar backgrounds and interests (work, education, hobbies).
  • The mentors, who are familiar with the Finnish way of life, meet up with their immigrant mentees for 4−8 hours a month over a six month period.