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Two persons wearing the outfit of Red Cross volunteers. Photo: Enni Kasvi.
Photo: Red Cross, Enni Kasvi.

Volunteer trainings on friend activities in Rovaniemi and in Kemi


The Red Cross, University of Lapland, and Lapland UAS will organize volunteer trainings on Friend Activities in Rovaniemi and in Kemi.

Each training lasts for three hours, they are free of charge and the participants get a course certificate. After the training you can start volunteering in the Red Cross activities.

Basic Course on Friend Activities prepares you to act as a volunteer friend to someone who suffers from loneliness regardless of their background. If you know how to listen to another person and be present, you have the skills to be a friend volunteer. No special skills are required.

More information

Nina Ekonoja, nina.ekonoja (at), tel. 040 844 7375