Contact Information:

Finnish Central Organisation for Skin Patients (Iholiitto ry)

 

Karjalankatu 2 B, 3rd floor
FIN-00520 HELSINKI
Tel. +385 10 3252 570
Fax. +358 10 3252 588
toimisto(at)iholiitto.fi


Skin care guidance and consultation:

Ihopiste

In English

Finnish Central Organisation for Skin Patients

Finnish Central Organisation for Skin Patients was founded in 1987. The Organisation has eight member organisations that have approximately 5000 members all together. Finland’s Slot Machine Association (RAY) finances Iholiitto’s activities in addition to The Social Insurance Institution of Finland (Kela)’s support to the rehabilitation.

Finnish Central Organisation for Skin Patients

  • Is a national non-governmental organisation for everyone affected by skin disease
  • Brings people together and creates possibilities for peer support
  • Provides information to people with skin diseases, their families and also to health and social care professionals
  • Safeguards the interests of skin patients in the society
  • Organises rehabilitation and adaptation courses, heliotherapy and trainings to the health and social care professionals
  • Publishes web-pages, free information booklets and Ihonaika-magazine (together with the Finnish Psoriasis Association)
  • The Resource Center for Rare Skin Diseases coordinates the services and provides information for people with a rare skin disease
  • Skin Care Center in Helsinki provides skin care guidance and consultation. The consultants are registered nurses. Appointments should be booked beforehand and the cost is 20 euros.

 

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