Social services

The objective of the social services is to maintain and enhance the social well-being of the town’s residents. The City of Kangasala provides health care and social services to the residents of Kangasala and Pälkäne.

Social work is divided into social work for adults and social work for families with children.

Social and family services are:

  • social work for adults
  • social work for families with children
  • child welfare services
  • coordinating immigrant services
  • family work services
  • family counselling services
  • substance abuse services
  • services for the disabled

The purpose of social work for families with children is to support the wellbeing of children and youth and their parents.

The purpose of social work for adults is to support especially young unemployed adults and the long-term unemployed and to support all adults in crisis.

Contact the customer service of the health and social services for more information.