MONIKA – Multicultural Women’s Association, Finland is an NGO operating in the field of social affairs. It develops and provides specialized services for immigrant women and their children who have been subjected to violence, and acts as an expert and advocates in issues related to ethnic non-discrimination and violence, as well as promoting integration by supporting civil society activities for immigrants.
MONIKA acts as an expert, provides statements, and collaborates with a multi-professional network at both the national and international level. MONIKA’s biggest financiers are City of Helsinki, the Ministry of Social Affairs and Health with proceeds from Veikkaus (STEA), the Ministry of Social Affairs and Health / the National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL), the Ministry of Education and Culture, Stiftelsen Den Sjunde Mars Fonden and the City of Vantaa.
Help for immigrant women who have faced violence
National Helpline Mon-Fri 9-16
Shelter Mona Phone 24h
045 639 6274