Changes to income support payments 1.1.2017

Basic social assistance is paid by Kela starting 1 January 2017.

For more information:
Changes to income support 2017 (pdf) (42.6 KB)
Kela's Income support website
Application forms

Supplementary and preventive social assistance will continue to be provided by the City of Kauniainen

Before applying for supplementary and preventive social assistance you will first need a decision from Kela concerning basic social assistance.