Peer support groups

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Page last reviewed 30.5.2023

Peer support group for migrants living in Finland

The multicultural, professionally guided peer support group is open to all people living with HIV and their loved ones with a migrant or refugee background. The meetings are fully confidential. During the meetings we discuss issues related to HIV and themes related to well-being, health and family relationships. We can discuss anything the group needs and wants to discuss!

The peer support groups are open to everyone, regardless of religion or cultural background, gender, sexual orientation or residency status. The group meets in the Helsinki metropolitan area.

Next peer support group meetings will be

3.6. 2023 at 16.00-19.00.

If you are interested in joining the meeting, please contact Batulo Essak: batulo.essak(at), tel. +358 40 778 9861

HIV Finland’s peer support groups

The groups provide empowering peer support for people living with HIV. During group meetings you can share experiences, feelings and other things with other people living with HIV and / or their loved ones. Read more about HIV Finland’s support services here.