Organization building & Lounge

Everyone is welcome to visit Kumppis!

Kumppanuuskeskus, located near the center of Oulu, is an non-governmental organization building and meeting place, open to everyone. Kumppanuuskeskus offers a variety of meeting rooms, activities and events. Under the same roof we have over 40 non-governmental social and health sector organizations.

Set of values

All people in the Kumppanuuskeskus are committed to jointly agreed values:

- Humanity and equality
- Civic orientation and participation
- Partnership and innovation

Kumppanuuskeskus operates on the principle of safer space.

Kumppanuuskeskus - Information desk

Information desk, located at the street level of Kansankatu is a meeting place open and free of charge for everyone.

Information desk offers for citizens:

- Low-threshold meeting place
- Information and guidance of organizations and their activities
- Events and activities, open and free for everyone

During the opening hours of the information desk, you can read the daily newspaper, familiarize yourself with brochures of various organizations and enjoy a cup of coffee/tea for 1 euro. You can also play board games and exchange or borrow books at the book exchange point.

Ask about things that are puzzling your mind and we will help you forward!