Pro-tukipiste (Pro Support Centre) provides low-threshold social and health services and legal counselling in Helsinki and Tampere for current and former workers in the sex or erotic services industry and for victims of trafficking in human beings. The aim is to support service users to improve their well-being and quality of life, in accordance with their needs. The two service centres offer social and healthcare services, which support peoples’ health and well-being and promote self-motivation in getting through life. Through online and field outreach work, the organisation strives to reach groups that are difficult to reach otherwise.
Pro-tukipiste provides services in Finnish, English, Russian, Estonian and Thai to people who:
- work in the sex or erotic industry
- are leaving sex work or are attempting to
- have left sex work but would like to discuss issues concerning their history
- would like to begin sex work and want to discuss this with a third party.
Pro-tukipiste also assists persons identified as victims of trafficking.
The services are free of charge and anonymous and available to men, women and transgender individuals from Finland and abroad.
Vuorikatu 16 A 10, 6th floor, 00100 Helsinki, Finland
Tel: +358 9 2512 730
Fax: +358 9 2512 7388