National Institute for Health and Welfare

Address: 
P.O.BOX 30 (Street address: Mannerheimintie 166A)
City: 
Helsinki
Postal code: 
00271
Phone number: 
+358 29 524 6000

The National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) is a research and development organisation working under the remit of the Ministry of Social Affairs and Health.  Its task is to protects and promote public welfare and health, prevent illnesses and social problems and to develop social and health care services. THL fulfils its remit through research, follow-up studies and evaluations, development work, lobbying and statutory duties as well as through international co-operation.