MONIKA – Multicultural Women’s Association, Finland, is a nationwide multicultural women’s NGO operating in the field of social affairs. It promotes the equality and inclusion of immigrant women in Finland and prevents violence against women. The Association acts as an expert and does advocacy to improve the status of women, as well as supports immigrant women’s activities through its member organizations.

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
0800 05058

Shelter Mona Phone 24h
045 639 6274