Holiday care for pupils with special needs or disabilities

The City of Kuopio organizes holiday care activities  for disabled pupils in basic education during school holidays from Monday to Friday, 7.30-16.30 o’clock, at Haapaniemi School, Aseveljenkatu 8, 70620 Kuopio during the year 2018.

These holidays are in October (week 42), March (week 10) and June, early July and August. The holiday care activities are meant for pupils who need special care and support when their parents are working or studying. The service is not provided during the Christmas holidays.

School holidays in 2018:
Winter holiday: 5-9 Mar 2018
Summer holiday: 3 Jun -6 Jul 2018 and 31 Jul – 8 Aug 2018 (9-1 Aug 2018 the special needs assistants are on a training course)
Autumn holiday: 15-19 Oct 2018

If the need for holiday care activities is due to the disability in accordance with the Disability Services Act,   the service is free of charge. If the pupil has not been granted disabled status but needs special care during the school holidays the price of the service is 10 €/ day or 200 €/ month.

Application form > Holiday care for disabled pupils

For more information: 

Mirja Räsänen,  Afternoon Care Secretary, +358 44 718 1388


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