Mental health assistance and help in crisis situationsFAMH has an almost 40 years experience in crisis assistance. This experience and various forms of assistance are put to use at the SOS Crisis Centre in Helsinki. All crisis assistance and rehabilitation to promote people's capacity to cope and prevent social exclusion, mental health problems as well as suicides take place at the Centre.
SUPPORT AND HELP IN CRISIS SITUATIONS
The SOS Crisis Centre provides psychological first aid in emergencies and accidents, coordinates the crises helpline and receives clients for short-term counselling. It also seeks to chart the clients´ needs for further assistance or rehabilitation. Together, the services provided by the SOS Crisis Centre form a seamless chain of crisis support.
SERVICES IN DIFFICULTIES
The Centre organizes services for immigrants and their families. It also coordinates crime victim assistance services in the Uusimaa province in Southern Finland. It also coordinates the national crisis helpline receiving over 60, 000 calls annually.
The SOS Crisis Centre organizes rehabilitation courses for those who have experienced difficult life crises. The aim of the courses is to support one’s own survival and prevent exclusion and mental health problems. The courses are professionally guided peer-to-peer activities.
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