Child Welfare Officers

You can now reach a child welfare officer at the new telephone service for booking and consulting from 1st March 2017. The child welfare officers’ new number for booking and consulting is tel. 09 816 27711 on weekdays from 10 am to 11 am.

  • Press 1 for advice in matters of family law in Finnish/Swedish.
  • Press 2 for booking an appointment in Finnish
  • Press 3 for booking an appointment in Swedish (line will reopen on 17 August)
  • Press 4 for consultation or booking in English
  • Press 8 if you wish to discuss the confirmation of parenthood.

You can cancel an appointment with an SMS to tel. 043 8269 555 or with an email to   

Walk-in service

Parents in Espoo can use the Walk-in service for issues related to child maintenance allowance to meet with a child welfare supervisor without an appointment. Parents can come in together to make a child maintenance allowance agreement regarding their child or to extend or amend their child maintenance allowance decision.

Please read more information Walk-in service in child support matters