FAMILIA IS CLOSED ON 6 DECEMBER AND DURING CHRISTMAS
Familia is closed on Independence Day 6 December and between 22 December and 6 January.
FAMILIA IS RECRUITING: OPEN POSITIONS AT THE OFFICE AND AT PARTNER'S PATH
We are looking for an office and customer service worker for our office for a study leave substitute positions for 18 months starting as soon as possible, as well as a project worker for a study leave substitute position for six months starting from January 2019 for Partner's Path. Read more on our Open Positions website.
OPEN POSITION AT PARTNER'S PATH
We are looking for a project worker for a study leave subsitute position for six months starting from January 2019. Read more on our Open Positions website and apply by December 14.
COUPLEMATTERS - RELATIONSHIP TOOLKIT
CoupleMatters is a series of relationship events created by Parisuhdekeskus Kataja. At Familia, we are adapting these free-of-charge events to the needs of intercultural couples, in both Finnish and English. CoupleMatters is for anyone looking to improve their relationship. Each event gives you practical tools for different aspects of your relationship. Our first English-language events will be held as part of our ThursdayConnect events for anyone in an intercultural relationship on Nov 29 and Dec 13.
DISCUSSION EVENING FOR PARENTS OF INTERCULTURAL CHILDREN (11.12)
Intercultural young adults are experts by experience! Join us for 2 hours of discussion between parents and young adults with an intercultural background. More information and registration on Munduo's page.
FATHER'S GROUP (STARTS ON 21.11.)
The idea of the Father’s Group is to link up with other fathers of intercultural families to share thoughts, concerns and frustrations, reflect on being a dad in your circumstance, or just to make new friends. The group language is English and the group is free-of-charge. Read more about the Father's Group for Intercultural Families or download the group brochure (PDF).
FAMILIA'S CANDLE CELEBRATION PARTY (13.12.)
We mark the ending of the autumn season in the traditional Candle Celebration party to which all our members and participants are warmly welcomed! Spend a moment with friends old and new, and enjoy light snacks and entertainment on Thursday 13.12. (14.30-18.30). Ps. If you want to lend a hand with snacks or entertainment, please contact Wiam (firstname.lastname@example.org)!
Download the invite (PDF)
PEER SUPPORT GROUP FOR DIVORCED MEN (IN JANUARY)
Separation and divorce can be a painful and stressful experience. You can feel isolated and have lots of questions about issues you’ve never faced before especially if you were in an intercultural relationship. In this free-of-charge peer support group you’ll have the chance to talk and share your experience with others. More information about the group for divorced men
DUO LIVING ROOMS FOR INTERCULTURAL FAMILIES
Duo Living Room is a meeting place for children and parents, both dads and moms, where you can discuss everyday life in an intercultural family in a relaxed atmosphere with people with same kind of concerns and interests. The informal meetings are organized and facilitated by peer volunteers. Duo Living Rooms meet in Helsinki, Pori, Kouvola, Lappeenranta and Tampere. See the schedules and join us in the Duo living rooms!
PEER SUPPORT GROUPS
Partner's Path job hunting groups are for the immigrant spouses of intercultural couples. Also coming are peer support groups for the Finnish spouses on supporting their partner in job hunting and integration. Read more about the groups and join one!
PARTNER'S PATH JOB HUNTING ADVICE
Partner's Path offers individual guidance and advice on CV's and applications, job hunting, and integration on Monday between 3 and 5 p.m. Read more about Partner's Path individual guidance and advice services.
FIND YOUR PATH TO EMPLOYMENT
Come and listen to our experts give you their tips on creating the perfect path to employment for you. Sharing their stories of intercultural relationships and job hunting are people who have carved a path for themselves in Finland.
20.11. we focus on work placements and entrepreneurship.
4.12. we'll shift the focus to creating your own job and the hidden job market.
Dates for all our courses, peer support groups and other events can be found from our calendar.
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