Finnish Early Education Contact information

Early childhood education service guidance

+358 9 816 31000Mailing address PL 3125 02070 Espoon kaupunki

Contact information

Mondays 9-12 am
Tuesdays 9-12 am 
Wednesdays 9-12 am
Thursdays 9-12 am
Fridays 9-12 am

The service guidance team gives families advice on how to apply for early childhood education and on matters related to childcare allowances.

Early childhood education fees

+358 9 816 27400The income statement with the necessary attachments can be sent to: Espoon Kaupunki, Talousyksikkö, Varhaiskasvatuksen laskutus, PL 30, 02070 Espoon kaupunki.

Contact information
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday  9-12 

There are 5 options to choose from:

1. Swedish-language day care
2. Leppävaara
3. Tapiola and Matinkylä-Olari
4. Espoonlahti
5. Espoo Centre

 

Finnish Early Education Administration and Management:

Director of Finnish Early Childhood Education Virpi Mattila, tel. 09 816 23300
Executive Assistant Sari Saarinen, tel. 050 362 8959
Communications specialist, Mia-Marisa Ranta tel. 040 636 5265
E-mail: firstname.lastname@espoo.fi
Postal address: P.O. Box 3593, FI-02070 City of Espoo

Early childhood education service areas

Development Service Area

Dep. Early Childhood Education Development Manager Raija Laine, tel. 09 816 23022
Senior Planning Officer Evamaria Silvennoinen tel. 040 636 8617
Secretary Carita Gustafsson tel. 050 327 0179
Private Early Childhood Education Specialist Päivi Benjaminsson tel. 040 636 9336
Private Early Childhood Education Specialist Miia Mynttinen tel. 040 505 8255
Early Childhood Education Specialist Marianne Leppänen tel. 040 504 9250
Early Childhood Education Specialist Satu Nerg-Öhman, tel. 043 825 8952
Early Childhood Education Specialist Saara Salmi-Rautiainen tel. 040 636 5206
Early Childhood Education Specialist Anita Vataja, tel. 050 395 2232
Digi Development Specialist Sirpa Puumalainen tel. 043 824 7205

E-mail: firstname.lastname@espoo.fi
Postal address: P.O. Box 302 FI-02070 City of Espoo

Espoo Centre Early Childhood Education

Early Childhood Education District Manager Mirva Alakoskela, tel. 040 639 4992
Early Childhood Education District Manager Varpu Ojala, tel. 09 816 45930
Early Childhood Education Specialist Jaana Särmälä, tel. 050 591 3421
Secretary Birgitta Juselius-Eronen, tel. 043 825 4716

E-mail: firstname.lastname@espoo.fi
Postal address: P.O. Box 3593, FI-02070 City of Espoo

Espoonlahti Early Childhood Education

Early Childhood Education District Manager Nina Konttinen, tel. 040 639 4704
Early Childhood Education Specialist Mirkku Häggman, tel. 050 501 0382
Secretary Roosa Lahti, tel. 040 636 8869

E-mail: firstname.lastname@espoo.fi
Postal address: P.O. Box 3400, FI-02070 City of Espoo

Leppävaara Early Childhood Education

Early Childhood Education District Manager Kirsi Tarkka, tel. 09 816 35250
Early Childhood Education District Manager  Salla Hovi, tel. 09 816 83686
Early Childhood Education Specialist Kati Smeds, tel. 050 520 2311
Secretary Katja Seilonen, tel. 040 636 5643

E-mail: firstname.lastname@espoo.fi
Postal address: P.O. Box 3125, FI-02070 City of Espoo

Matinkylä-Olari Early Childhood Education

Early Childhood Education District Manager Tarja Ojanen, tel. 050 365 5480, tarja.h.ojanen@espoo.fi
Early Childhood Education Specialist Suvi Leppälä, tel. 050 550 0296
Secretary Sanna Aikio, phone 043 825 4905

E-mail: firstname.lastname@espoo.fi
Postal address: P.O. Box 3308, FI-02070 City of Espoo

Tapiola Early Childhood Education

Early Childhood Education District Manager Sanna Malmström, tel. 09 816 38340
Early Childhood Education Specialist Suvi Leppälä, tel. 050 550 0296
Secretary  Sanna Aikio, tel. 043 825 49051
E-mail: firstname.lastname@espoo.fi
Postal address: P.O. Box 3200, FI-02070 City of Espoo

Contact details of early childhood education coordinators

Espoon keskus
Saija Piispanen, tel. 040 636 9486, southern service area
Suvi Heino, puh. northern service area 
suvi.j.heino@espoo.fi

Espoonlahti
Milka Lehtola, tel. 040 636 5221

Leppävaara
Ada Manninen, tel. 040 636 5065, eastern service area
Maria Ala-Heikkilä tel. 040 636 9598, western service area 

Matinkylä-Olari
Pirjo Leppä, tel. 046 877 2953

Tapiola
Leena Valkeala, tel. 046 877 2859