Emergencies

 

In life-threatening situations, call 112

Dial the emergency number 112 in genuine emergencies when someone’s life, health, property or the environment is threatened or in danger.

First aid and on-call health centre services weekdays 8 am–4 pm

In the event of sudden illness or accident, book an on-call appointment at www.espoo.fi/ehealth or come to the health centre without an appointment. If you need advice, call  09 816 34500

At Oma Lääkärisi health centres, always call first:

First aid and on-call health centre services at other times

For advice on seeking on-call services, you can call 09 87 10023

  • between 4 pm and 8 am on weekday evenings and nights
  • around the clock on weekends and national holidays

If necessary, the 09 87 10023 number will connect your call to other on-call services:

  • Jorvi on-call health centre services, Turuntie 150, Espoo (adults and children)
  • Emergency outpatient clinic of the Children’s Hospital, Stenbäckinkatu 11, Helsinki (children under 16)
  • Peijas on-call health centre services, Sairaalakatu 1, Vantaa (adults and children)

On-call dental services

Weekdays 7 am–3 pm

Book an appointment for urgent care online (adults) or by telephone 09 816 35900
Children and young people under 18 and persons with reduced mobility receive urgent care at their own dental clinic. Adults receive urgent care at the Kilo dental clinic, Trillakatu 5.

Weekdays 2–9 pm and weekends 8 am–9 pm

Appointment booking for urgent care, tel. 09 3104 9999
Haartman Hospital, Haartmaninkatu 4, Building 12, Helsinki.

Nights 9 pm–8 am

Appointment booking for urgent care, tel. 040 621 5699
Emergency Department, Töölönkatu 40.

Domestic violence

Omatila provides help in domestic violence issues, tel. 043 825 0535 weekdays 8 am–4 pm and weekends 9 am–4 pm.

Omatila

Sobering up

The sobering-up station provides round-the-clock service, tel. 09 816 32469. The sobering-up station helps people who need medical monitoring due to intoxication. Also available are detoxification treatment and advice.

Sobering-up station

Social and crises emergency services

Social and Crisis Emergency Services provide support around the clock, tel. 09 816 42439.

You can contact us when you need help in coping with sudden crisis, such as anxiety over a child or the family, an accident or other traumatic event, a close person dying or falling seriously ill, being victim of violence, other surprising and sudden crisis situations.

Social and Crisis Emergency Services
Means of coping with a sudden crisis (pdf)

On-call veterinary services

Weekdays 8 am–4 pm
Veterinary services are provided by Espoon Seudun Ympäristöterveys, tel. 09 8168 4458.

At other times
On-call services are provided by the Veterinary Teaching Hospital.

Poison information centre

Open 24 hours a day 09 471977 (normal price) or 09 4711 (switchboard).

Poison information centre