Koivukylä open meeting place

Koivukylä open meeting place has activities and support for families

We want to work safely and take the coronavirus into account in our operations!

  • Due to an exceptional situation, we recommend all adult visitors to wear a face mask
  • Please wash hands every time you come and go
  • We ask participants for contact information so that the chains of infection can be traced if necessary.
  • Please note that we may need to change our operations due to the coronavirus.  Ask more by phone: 044 901 2555.

Koivukylä open meeting place in Vantaa is a common space for families with children, which is easy and comfortable to get to. At the meeting place, you can meet other children and parents, get support and help, participate in activities or just spend time with your child. 

Open from Monday to Friday 9-16. 

We have 

  • Open play and lounge area
  • A free recycling point for children's clothes
  • Groups and clubs, as well as hobbies

All activities are free of charge.  Welcome!



You can see our weekly program here.


At the meeting place, you can meet child and family work professionals and ask questions about parenthood, your child's upbringing and development as well as get help with Kela, work and study matters and family matters (e.g. in divorce and custody matters or domestic violence).

Several different organizations work together for the benefit of families:

Autumn 2020 program and clubs at the meeting place


Dental hygienist available without an appointment on Tuesdays from 9:00 to 15:00. 

Vantaa Family Coaches help, counsel, guide, and listen to Vantaa families with children in their everyday problem situations. Ask by email: vantaan.perhekoutsit@vantaa.fi

Assistance with Kela matters and applications Mondays 10:00-12:00.

Group for families with a baby on Mondays from 14-15. Open group.

Group for toddlers with own adult on Thursdays from 10 to 11. Open group.

Elina, the curator of early childhood education in Vantaa, and Terhi, psychologist, provide support in matters related to parenting and the child's growth and development. Come chat at the meeting place on Thursday 19.11. 10 to 12. 

Monimiesklubi: A discussion group for fathers all age. on Thursdays from 14:00 to 15:30. Open group.

Women’s Arabic-speaking group on Fridays from 11:00-13:00. Open group.

Mummun ja vaarin tupa is open on Tuesdays. Time 16:00-19:00. Shared livingroom where families and seniors can meet and spend time together. Open for all families.

Open evening family cafe on Wednesday 16:30-18:30. Open for all families.

Finnish language discussion groups, ask about the start of the next course p. 044 9012555




For school-age children


Open afternoon for schoolaged children on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Time: 13:00-16:00. Help with homework, afternoon snack, playing and togetherness.

Scale model club for kids 6-11 years in Finnish. Tuesdays from 3.11. from 15:30 to 16:30. Sign up: petri.piirainen@evl.fi



Contact us: 


Karsikkokuja 17, 1. floor (Next to social and health center)

01620 Vantaa


Coordinator: Reetta Kyyrö / 044 9012555 / reetta.kyyro@mll.fi