Advice on Coronavirus also in Arabic, Persian and Russian by telephone
The City of Tampere has opened a counselling line in Arabic, Persian and Russian. The residents of Tampere and Orivesi speaking Arabic, Persian and Russian can ask for advice in matter of medical care and to know how to act if you suspect having got Coronavirus infection.
Release updated 11/3/2020:
Multilingual Counselling in Arabic, Persian and Somali has ended. Counseling in Russian continues.
Phone calls are answered by the Tampere City Client Counsellor who is assisted by the nurses of the Health care counselling.
Multilingual Counselling Service is open on Mondays and Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.:
- Coronavirus counselling in Arabic, telephone 044 486 3635 (no longer in use)
- Coronavirus counselling in Persian, telephone 041 730 3862 (no longer in use)
- Coronavirus counselling in Russian, telephone 040 163 2858
It is also possible to call the Coronavirus Counselling Service with Neuvoo-application or with video-phone calls. The Neuvoo-application can be loaded free from Android and Apple shops. When the line is occupied, you can also leave a request to call you back.
Phone calls made to Neuvoo are free of charge. Concerning other phone calls, you have to pay normal phone call fees charged by the operator.
Coronavirus counselling will later be offered also in Somali.