Diaconal work organises club activitiesLinkki avautuu uudessa välilehdessä, e.g. for elderly people, immigrants, disabled individuals, and substance abuse and mental health rehabilitators. Groups provide peer support, opportunities to meet new people, stimulating programme activities and spiritual guidance. Some of the groups have voluntary instructors.
Grief support groups - please ask deacon Päivi Lammela for more information.
Operating groups of missionary work
The operating groups of missionary work are
Kä-Te-Vä group, which meets every other Tuesday from 4 pm at Paavola parish home, Aittatie 1. The women's group make handicraft products to sell for the benefit of missionary work. The missionary sales are organised twice per year.
Tikkusormet, which meets on Tuesdays from 10 am at Vehkoja parish centre, Yli-Anttilantie 3. The men's group make woodwork products to sell for the benefit of missionary work.