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Maintenance 

Child Maintenance Allowance

Kela (The Social Insurance Institution of Finland) pays the child maintenance allowance if the liable parent who is to pay the child support fails to pay it, or if he/she is insolvent. Maintenance allowance may also be paid by Kela should the paternity of the child born out of wedlock be unconfirmed or paternity inquiry and maintenance agreement not yet concluded.

Maternity and child welfare clinics 

Maternity and child welfare clinics

The maternity clinics serve families during pregnancy, birth and the time shortly after the birth. The mother remains registered with the maternity clinic for three months after childbirth. Usually after the age of two weeks, the follow-up of the health of the newborn baby moves to the child welfare clinic.

Museums 

Museums

The City of Tampere runs several interesting museums: Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing, Moomin museum, Museum Centre Vapriikki, Museum Milavida, Sara Hildén Art Museum and Tampere Art Museum.