The activities at SMY are open to everyone. The International Meeting Point, located in the center of Pori, hosts a variety of events, clubs, and courses for children and adults. Club fees are 15 € / semester for children and 18 € / semester for adults. Events and other activities are free, unless advertised otherwise.

The association is an expert on multiculturalism and immigration in the Pori region. Moreover, the association acts as a spokesperson for immigrants, and other actors, as well as undertakes various projects.


The target group of the project is

to promote the employment of long-term unemployed customers in Satakunta, and prevent prolonged unemployment.


  • personal advice
  • providing and searching for workplaces, work trial, training, studying, and rehabilitative work
  • support in dealing with administration and affairs (government forms, e-commerce,
    equivalence and recognition)
  • information about Finnish working life, trade unions and working culture


New Services

  • DIGIPort: digiCV, electronic work documents like electronic qualifications, certificates and translations
  • InnoHaku: digital skills for job search and e-commerce guidance (TE-Toimisto self-service, registration
    for HR company websites, OmaVero (Own tax))



  • various Finnish language courses, including TEHO and NonStop Finnish
  • Live Language Chain and Let’s Talk Together: Finnish language exercise through conversation
  • Interview simulation
  • Workshops, for example: HR, CV, Job Search
  • Groups, for example: workplace visits
  • training supporting short-term employment


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