Väestöliitto, the Family Federation of Finland is a non-governmental organisation in the field of social welfare and health. Our work aims at promoting well-being and human rights and we represent the entire population courageously according to our values.

Väestöliitto was founded in 1941, and it includes 35 member organisations. Our work is funded by various national and international funding agencies as well as the revenue of our business. 

The Väestöliitto Group includes Väestöliitto, the Family Federation  (NGO)  and Väestöliitto’s Therapy and Home Help Services Ltd. The company is entirely owned by Väestöliitto, and it provides counselling and therapy services in several cities in Finland. Furthermore, the company provides also training and career counselling services for professionals as well as childminding support for families with children in the Helsinki metropolitan area. The revenue of the company is used as funding for the non-governmental activities of Väestöliitto, the Family Federation.


The Finnish Yearbook of Population Research Vol. 54 has been published.
We invite you to contribute to the 2020 volume of the Finnish Yearbook of Population Research, special issue on social inequality