Helsingin NNKY (YWCA Helsinki, Young Women’s Christian Association) offers activities and places to meet for women, girls and non-binary people from different age groups. Our association was founded in 1896 and is the oldest YWCA association in Finland. We’re happy to be a part of the international YWCA movement and you’ll find more information about YWCA behind these two links: YWCA Finland and YWCA World.

Our activities

  • Queendom is a safer space for girls and LGBTIQ+ youth in Rastila.
  • Leadeship school supports working life and leadership skills of young women.
  • Youth clubs around Helsinki offer free time activities for girls and boys.
  • Magnificient experiences are provided for the youth in our camps.
  • Terrible Mothers offers peer support to mothers of adolescent children.
  • Power sisters supports all women at unique moments in their life.

For more information, please call 044 5944 528 or email us

We would like to warmly welcome you to participate in our activities!

Volunteer work

Interested in volunteering? We have a safer space for 9-19 years old girls and LGBTIQ+ youth in Rastila. Some knowledge of Finnish language is an advantage when volunteering with us. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact us.