The Social and Health Care Division promotes and supports overall welfare, health and safety in Pori, Ulvila and Merikarvia area. The services of the division include basic health care, dental care, hospital services, substance abuse and mental health services, rehabilitation services, services for the elderly and disabled people, family counseling, adult social work and child protection.
The services that the residents need on a daily basis are produced locally in nearby service points and in health and social service centres with a wider range of services. The operational model of the Social and Health Care Division is based on the service needs of the population, prevention and multiprofessional work.
The Social and Health Care Division is managed by the Executive Director Terttu Nordman.