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All of my friends in Helsinki are from the Spouse Program. We are all different ages, come from different backgrounds, speak different languages, but we support each other.”

I would not have been able to find a job in my first ten months without the support of the Spouse Program.”

This program helps us find our way in here, it is a lighthouse.”


We help you make Helsinki capital region your new home

Are you an international spouse living in Helsinki, Espoo or Vantaa, and are you looking for support to rebuild your social and professional network? Join our Spouse Program with a supportive community to find new friends and career related guidance. We understand that relocating to a new country is exciting but that it also comes with a few challenges.


We are here for you!

An engaging community | Professional workshops and fun events | A vast network of companies and organizations | Career development opportunities



More information about our program you can find here



Are you in the process of relocating or did you just arrive?

Join the Newcomer Information Sessions and have a look at the Newcomer’s Guide. You can also visit International House Helsinki with a wide range of information and all relevant public authority services under one roof.



Upcoming events

In order to join the event, sign up for the Spouse Program.

Career Event

09 March

04:00 pm - 06:00 pm

IN PERSON: CV, Cover Letter & Interview Clinic

Cultural Event

30 March

02:00 pm - 04:00 pm

ONLINE: Intercultural Communication - Reduce Misunderstandings

Cultural Event

16 March

02:00 pm - 04:00 pm

ONLINE: Parliamentary Election Workshop - Know your Voting Rights

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