Crisis Center Monika

You can get help from Crisis Center Monika if you have experienced violence or a threat of it.  

Low-threshold services in several languages

Crisis Center Monika provides

  • crisis help
  • psycho-social support
  • peer support groups
  • counselling and service advising
  • supportive housing services after a period in a shelter.

Services are for all women with an immigrant background, having experienced violence or a threat of it.

All our services are free of charge for you, and you don’t have to tell us your name.

We provide services in following languages: Arabian, Dari, English, Spanish, Farsi, Persian, French, Finnish, Belarussian, and Russian. 

You can visit us without an appointment from Monday to Friday 9 am to 5 pm. You can also book an appointment by calling 0800 05058.

Our address is Hermannin Rantatie 12 A, 4th floor, 00580 Helsinki (Kalasatama).
See arrival instructions and information about accessibility

Helpline 0800 05058 is open on Monday from 9 am to 7 pm, and from Tuesday to Friday from 9 am to 4 pm.

You can call from any place in Finland. Calling helpline is free of charge.  
You don’t have to tell us your name. Crisis workers of Crisis Center Monika answer the calls.

You can also contact our crisis workers by email: kriisikeskus(at)
We will get back to you soon. You don’t have to tell your name.

Don’t hesitate to contact us!

You can find us also on Facebook.

Crisis Center Monika is supported by Ministry of Social Affairs and Health with profits of Veikkaus Oy, and by City of Helsinki.

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