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Family planning and birth control counselling


From the family planning and birth control counselling, you will receive information and guidance about birth control as well as sexual and reproductive health matters.

The services of the counselling include, among other things, matters related to birth control, the installing, fitting or removing of contraceptive, preventing, screening and treating sexually transmitted diseases, abortion-related matters as well as other matters related to sexual health and sexuality. Counselling regarding birth control is also provided by health centres, maternity hospitals, child welfare clinics as well as school and student health care.

The wellbeing services county of Southwest Finland offers this service starting from 1 January 2023.


The family planning and birth control counselling require making an appointment, and the services are free of charge.

User instruction

Contact the family planning and birth control counselling of your municipality of residence regarding matters related to birth control and sexual health. The age limits of customers may vary by municipality.

Service channels

Contraception Clinic

Ehkäisyneuvola, Parainen