Briefly in English
Pelirajat’on offers guidance and low-threshold support for anyone concerned about their own or another person’s gambling. Peer Advisors and Experts by Experience coached by Pelirajat’on work in various volunteer positions such as
- organizing peer support groups around Finland, in 20 different cities
- providing peer support online and/or on the phone
- raising awareness about problems created by compulsive gambling by telling their story to the public
- collaborating with professionals to create better services for compulsive gamblers
Pelirajat’on is funded by the Funding Centre of Social Welfare and Health Organizations (STEA), which operates under the Ministry of Social Affairs and Health in Finland.