NaistenLonja - National hotline for women survivors of domestic violence
Free of charge telephone councelling for women victims of violence. Service is not available every day.
Additional services in English, Swedish and Russian.
The costs of running the services are covered by state funding.
Aims and objectives
Naisten Linja Suomessa ry is a Finnish registered association working to abolish those structures and attitudes that sustain and support violence against women to end violence against women and to help individual women who have experienced violence and their friend and family members. Naisten Linja Suomessa ry will execute its purpose by the following: (1) By offering and developing counseling, crises therapy and support services for abused women and others suffering from violence. (2) By educating and training on matters concerning violence against women and its consequences. (3) By providing legal counseling. (4) By providing information, publications and literature on violence against women. (5) By monitoring national and international development and legislation, taking initiative, giving advice and statements on matters concerning violence against women. (6) By cooperating and networking with national and international agents. (7) By taking part in other activities promoting the association's agenda.
Nuts code: FI