The distribution of face masks intended for low-income people continues in Helsinki. More than 37,000 packages of four cloth masks have been distributed. The total amount distributed currently stands at 148,000 masks. In addition, single-use masks have been handed out.


The distribution of face masks intended for low-income people continues in Helsinki. More than 37,000 packages of four cloth masks have been distributed. The total amount distributed currently stands at 148,000 masks. In addition, single-use masks have been handed out.

Five new distribution points will be opened this week: Töölö Library (Topeliuksenkatu 6), Tapulikaupunki Library (Ajurinaukio 5) and Jakomäki Library (Jakomäenpolku 3) starting from 22 October, and Vuotalo (Mosaiikkitori 2) and Stoa (Turunlinnantie 1) starting from 23 October.

More details: all distribution points and face mask usage.

Additional information

Recommendation on the use of face masks by THL
Helsinki – coronavirus updates


Photo: Virpi Peltola / City of Helsinki

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