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Rehabs in Finland

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The Need for Quality Rehab Treatment in Finland

Research suggests that 1% of the population of Finland can be classified as ‘problem drug users’ . It is also estimated that 13% of Finns consume alcohol at a level that puts them at high risk of developing problems . Buprenorphine abuse has become particularly concerning in the country due to the high number of deaths attributed to it in recent years. Not everyone who could be classified as a problem drinker or problem drug user goes on to require rehab, but a sufficiently high number of them do, In this post we will be looking at available rehab treatment in Finland for those who need it.

What Drugs Are Most Abused in Finland?

How Easy is it to Find Quality Rehab Treatment in Finland?

There are options for those looking for an inpatient drug treatment program in Finland. Most detox and rehabs are arranged through the Ministry of Social Affairs and Health (MSAH). Assessment and access is usually arranged through local health care centers There is a high demand for this rehab help in Finland, and the there is a lack of choice when it comes to private facilities. Often what is offerd is a detox followed by an outpatient program

Rehabs in Finland

A-Clinic (A-klinikka)

Ratamestarinkatu 7 A, 00520 Helsinki, Finland

Email:  [email protected]

This is a non-profit and non-governmental organization that may be able to arrange inpatient or outpatient treatment. It is also involved in advocacy, substance abuse prevention, and research. This is the main source of information about rehab treatment in Finland.

Other Useful Recovery Resources in Finland

Alcoholics Anonymous (Nimettömät Alkoholistit) Finland


Telephone: (09) 8387040

Narcotics Anonymous (Nimettömät Narkomaanit) Finland


Telephone : 050 307 7597.

Free from Drugs (Irti huumeista ry)


Telephone: 0800 980 66

Are You Having Trouble Finding a Suitable Drug Rehab in Finland?

If you (or somebody you care about) is dealing with an addiction problem, we cannot overstate the importance of finding the right treatment option. Unfortunately, there is no one approach that works for everyone, so it is really about finding the approach that best suits your needs. This is why the best rehabs in the world will offer a program that is multi-pronged (i.e. will include a number of approaches).

One of the issues those looking for drug or alcohol rehabs in Finland can be a lack of choice. This is especially true when it comes to secondary inpatient treatment. A good detox program can help us stop drinking or using but it may not be enough to ensure that we stay stopped. The reasons for why we abuse these substances need to be looked at, and we need to develop a new approach to life so that we don’t relapse – this is why finding a high quality rehab is so important.

An Alternative to Rehabs in Finland

If you are having trouble finding a suitable rehab in Finland, we would like you to consider coming to us. Hope Rehab Thailand is one of the few local facilities that is recognized by the Thai Ministry of Health. Our program (you can take a closer look at what we offer by reading one of the free ebooks in the Hope Online Library) is regularly praised in internationally media. The Hope team is not only highly qualified but most of us have dealt with addiction issues in our own life (we don’t just talk the talk). Clients love what we do so much that many of them come back as volunteers (some even go on to become members of the team). Contact us now to see what we can offer you.

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