Child welfare clinic

Child welfare clinic assesses the physical and mental condition of children under school age and is in charge of vaccinations according to the vaccination schedule.

Child welfare clinic supports and encourages the parents in parenthood individually and based on family situation. Child may also be referred to psychologist, speech therapist or physiotherapist if needed.

Family counseling

Contact Information

Lentoasemantie 60
33960 Pirkkala

Making an appointment, call 03 5652 5180

Call-in hour of public health nurse:
Mon-Fri 8.10 - 10.00 and
Mon-Thu 13.00 - 15.00

There are 5 child welfare clinic areas in Pirkkala municipality.

Area 1 Public health nurse Disa Kiviaho
Pere, Sääksjärvi, Toivio, Nuolialanlaakso
(excluding Korkokuja ja Pereentie 1)

Area 2 Public health nurse Piritta Heikkinen
Ahvenisto, Ania, Hyrsinki, Koivisto, Kranstolppa, Pirkkalankylä, Sankila, Sorkkala, Lentokenttä, Säijä, Takamaa, Kyösti (excluding Koivutie, Koivukuja, Lehtimäentie, Perkiöntie and Raitatie)

Area 3 Public health nurse Taina Haapanen
Killo, Kurikka, Korkokuja and Pereentie 1 (excluding street belonging to Area 5.)

Area 4 Public health nurse Saija Rautjärvi
Ala-Haikka, Huovi, Lepomoisio, Naistenmatka, Niemenmaa (excluding Kattilaistentie), Suuppa, Rantaniitty, Turri, Vähäjärvi, Kyösti area: Perkiöntie, Lehtimäentie and Raitatie

Area 5 Public health nurse Virpi Tuomi
Loukonlahti, Nikkilänniemi, Pakkalankulma, Ylä-Haikka
Kurikka area: Kullaantie, Kaskenpolttajantie, Kukkulantie, Hosakuja, Aittokorventie, Kettutarhantie, Vuorenhaantie, Vanhatalontie, Kissamäki, Koiramäki, Kanamäki, Kukkomäki, Hanhimäki
Niemenmaa area: Kattilaistentie
Kyösti area: Koivutie, Koivukuja

Cancellation of child welfare clinic appointments

Cancellation of appointments (same morning)
p. 03 565 25095 (08.00–11.00) or during the call-in hour of public health nurse

Sick leave

Call to public health nurse during the call-in hour.  We do not provide sick leave certificates based on email or retroactively. If child falls sick after 15.00 or during the weekend, please contact Pirkkala health centre, 03 565 25109

Supervisor for public health nurses

Johanna Vuoriaho
Head nurse
p. 040 1335768