The Department of Social Services and Health Care in the Jakobstad Region
The Department of Social Services and Health Care in the town of Jakobstad provides all municipal social welfare and health care services for the inhabitants of Jakobstad, Nykarleby, Larsmo and Pedersöre. The area has a population of approx. 45,000 people. All services and care are provided both in Swedish and Finnish. Health care staff is also able to serve clients in English.
Municipal social services and health care promotes the population’s health and well-being and thereby supports the individual’s and society’s ability to function. Social services and health care prevents social problems and illness from developing. When need arises, care will be given quickly and effectively.