Providers of help

Joensuu campus

Mental health, substance abuse

FSHS – Joensuu health centre: +358 46 710 1082, Mon–Thu 8–15, Fri 8-14
Intensive outpatient adult psychiatry: +358 13 330 2132
Substance abuse emergency services: +358 13 330 2121

Life situations and traumatic crises

Crisis help: +358 13 316244, calling time for appointments Mon–Fri 10–14
Family counselling centre: +358 50 430 8472, calling time for appointments Mon–Fri 9-11
Campus chaplain: +358 50 590 6527

Inappropriate treatment and harassment

UEF Student Union contact persons for harassment, tel. +358 44 576 8413, +358 50 535 3376, and at UEF Joensuu Campus, Head of Student Services and Admissions Erja Widgrén-Sallinen, tel. +358 50 355 6004 and at UEF Kuopio Campus, Head of Human Resources Development and Occupational Health and Safety Officer Marketta Rantama, tel. +358 40 822 6724.

Crisis prevention, aftercare

Campus Crisis Team: joensuunkampuskriisiryhma@uef.fi

Indoor air problems

When symptoms arise that are suspected to be caused by indoor air problems in the premises, the situation is always handled in accordance with the model for solving indoor air problems (in Heimo, login required). The students’ first point of contact is always the FSHS.

Kuopio campus

Mental health, substance abuse

FSHS – Health centre in Kuopio: +358 46 710 1076, Mon–Thu 8–15, Fri 8–14
Substance abuse clinic: +358 17 183 672
Young people (under 23 years): +358 44 718 3678 or +358 44 718 3310, Mon–Thu 8–15.30, Fri 8–14

Psychiatric emergency services in cases of acute need

Kuopio University Hospital switchboard: +358 17 173 311
On-call advice: +358 17 174 500
Medical emergency services in cases of acute need also for walk-in patients at Kuopio University Hospital from 7.30–21

Life situations and traumatic crises

Campus chaplain: +358 40 484 8471, raimo.hakkarainen@uef.fi
Making an appointment for the Crisis Centre and medical advice online: +358 17 262 7733, Mon–Fri 8–20
National helpline: +358 10 195 202, weekdays 9–7, weekends and public holidays 15–7
Family counselling centre: +358 40 484 8480, Mon–Fri 9–11

Inappropriate treatment and harassment

UEF Student Union contact persons for harassment, tel. +358 44 576 8413, +358 50 535 3376, and at UEF Kuopio Campus, Head of Human Resources Development and Occupational Health and Safety Officer Marketta Rantama, tel. +358 40 822 6724, and at UEF Joensuu Campus, Head of Student Services and Admissions Erja Widgrén-Sallinen, tel. +358 50 355 6004.

Crisis prevention, aftercare

Campus Crisis Team: kuopionkampuskriisiryhma@uef.fi

Indoor air problems

When symptoms arise that are suspected to be caused by indoor air problems in the premises, the situation is always handled in accordance with the model for solving indoor air problems (in Heimo, login required). The students’ first point of contact is always the FSHS.