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Hey! My name is Alireza

Hey! My name is Alireza

فعلا در این شرکت تمرین کاری انجام میدم، از نظر من خیلی دلنشینه کار کردن توی این شرکت بخواطر اینکه اونجا ادم هایی میان که نیاز به کمک دارند. فعلا در فنی حرفه ای مشغول درس خواندن هستم در رشته فن آوری اطلاعات و ارتباطات. وضیفه من در این شرکت این هست که تدریس میکنم در...

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Groups Canceled in March

Groups Canceled in March

On the basis of recommendations from health authorities all our group activities will be canceled in March. However, individual visitors may come and visit us safely. It is possible to make an appointment with the language advisors for tutoring of checking excercises....

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Spring Term is Here

Spring Term is Here

Our hobby groups in Varissuo and Runosmäki begin on January 25th. There are both old and new activities in the schedule. Everyone is welcome and no sign-up is needed except for the handicrafts groups in Runosmäki. However, we need to abide by all current Covid-19...

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The Autumn Season is over

The Autumn Season is over

The rough year 2020 which was shadowed by the Covid19 pandemic is coming to its end. The Together Association managed to complete its weekly activities almost as planned before the preventive measures in Finland Proper forced us to close. Thanks to everyone for their...

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Requests for Premises on 17.8.

Requests for Premises on 17.8.

Associations and interest groups can reserve a weekly time slot for their own activities in the premises of Together Association in Varissuo and Runosmäki. For this purpose, a meeting will be held on the 17th of August, 2020 at 5 o'clock p.m., address Nisse Kavon katu...

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The Exhibition is Now Open

The Exhibition is Now Open

The exhibition Varissuo 2.0 – tarinoita maailman kylästä (Varissuo 2.0 – stories from the global village) is now open at the Main Library of Turku City (address Linnankatu 2). It will last until the end of August. Welcome!

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We’ll Remember You, Kristiina

We’ll Remember You, Kristiina

Kristiina Vartiainen, a board member and longtime volunteer of the association has passed away after suffering from a serious illness. We remember Kristiina as a colorful and warm person who still would have had plenty to give. Our condolences to the family. Kristiina...

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Recruiting!

Recruiting!

The Together-Association is looking to hire on a counsellor for rehabilitative work activities for a tentatively available position which begins on 1.8.2020. During the beginning phase the work week would be 30 hours long and may include tasks such as guiding...

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We are open again on June 1st

We are open again on June 1st

After the corona lockdown, our premises in Varissuo and Runosmäki are open again as June 1st. Let's remember the safe distance and handwash, though. Welcome to the summer cafe. Activities organized by immigrant associations and leisure groups will continue again in...

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Breaking News 16.3.2020

Breaking News 16.3.2020

In order to control the spread of coronavirus and to protect customers, the following hobby groups will be withdrawn from this date until further notice: All the activity groups are closed for the rest of the spring term. Some of them you can still follow on Facebook....

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New Website Opened

New Website Opened

Together-association’s new website opened on December 16th. Its graphic design has been composed by Sarianna Forsström and its code has been written by Sakari Seespuro. The blog “Ways of the World in Varissuo” (Maailman menoa Varissuolla) which is part of the art...

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The YOUME project

The YOUME project

The YOUME project (2019‒20) aimed to promote immigrants’ integration by supporting their mental health. The purpose of the project was to develop a Mental Health Ambassadors’ Model to support mental well-being of immigrants. In the Mental Health Ambassadors’ Model,...

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Practical training

Practical training

In the Together-association, it is possible to perform a workplace training period as part of your higher education. Higher Education Students You can be studying, for example: ...Finnish as an S2 teacher....sociology or community education.…cultural event...

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Rehabilitative Work

Rehabilitative Work

Together-association organizes rehabilitative work for long-term unemployed immigrants based on the service-voucher model. At present our service is only for Turku residents. The rehabilitative work is guided by the City of Turku and social services in cooperation...

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Support for employment

Support for employment

You can get employment support through the Together-association. The association has a rehabilitation work activity, which can be accessed by contacting the City of Turku or TE Office. It is possible for the association to hire a few people for different work...

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Make Your Voice Heard on the Radio

Make Your Voice Heard on the Radio

The Together-association has been producing its very own programs in collaboration with a local community radio station, Radio Robin Hood, since March 2019 on the frequency 91.50 Hz. It all started when the station contacted us to collaborate, and a course was held...

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PREMISES

PREMISES

The Together-association hosts a 300 square-meter premises on the ground floor of the Varissuo Library. (The address is Nisse Kavon katu 3, 20610 Turku.) The Association is open from dawn until dusk, and on weekends/evenings, it is guarded by our doormen. Inside the...

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HELP AND ADVICE

On Fridays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. we assist you with job hunting and study questions. For example, we help you with your CV and job application, and with your school or work placement. Adult students may request support for their homework at this time.

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The Website is Being Updated

The Website is Being Updated

Website redesign has begun! New websites will open on 16.12.2019 and will replace the old one yhdessa.org address. The reform also includes email addresses and updating your blog. These happen gradually before the official launch of the website. Here...

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Varissuo 2.0

Varissuo 2.0

Varissuo 2.0 is an art project which was conducted by Together Association in 2019 and 2020. Its goal was to tell stories of Varissuo with its people’s own voices. In 2019, three professional artists, Sanni Saarinen (photography), Veera Lehtola (video and literary...

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The YOUME project

The YOUME project

The YOUME project aims to promote immigrants’ integration by supporting their mental health. The purpose of the project is to develop a Mental Health Ambassadors’ Model to support mental well-being of immigrants. In the Mental Health Ambassadors’ Model, the immigrants...

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Holiday

Holiday

Together-association is on holiday from December 20th till January 6th. We wish all our friends a Very Happy Turn of the Year. Our new leisure time groups will start again on January 20th.

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The YOUME project

The YOUME project

The YOUME project aims to promote immigrants’ integration by supporting their mental health. The purpose of the project is to develop a Mental...

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Holiday

Holiday

Together-association is on holiday from December 20th till January 6th. We wish all our friends a Very Happy Turn of the Year. Our new leisure time...

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