Eksote’s immigration services provide advising and instructing to immigrants on matters relating to services and integration. It informs and consults authorities, decision-makers, and local residents on these matters and promotes cooperation between the parties involved in immigration.
The services provided by the unit include:
•Preparation of initial surveys and integration plans for persons outside the labour market
•Assisting newcomers in the filling of application, making of contracts, and acquisition of household items.
•Distribution of information and increasing understanding of various cultures
•Lectures, clubs, and trips
The Unit usually serves those who have recently moved to Finland.
Lappeenrannan Aikuisten keskus, Valtakatu 51, 3 floor, Lappeenranta
Imatran Aikuisten keskus, Tainionkoskentie 1, 2 floor, Imatra
Counselling without an appointment In Lappeenranta on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 13 - 15.
Counselling for Russian Immigrants: Phone hours are Mon, Tue and Fri at 13 -14,
tel. 040 715 5327.
Counselling without an appointment in Imatra on Thursdays at 13-15
Merja Heino-Kukkurainen, Service Supervisor, Immigrant Services,tel. 0400 252 729
Hanna-Leena Iisvirta, Integration councelor, tel. 040 651 1358