Kela produces benefit guides and leaflets covering the entire range of social security benefits available from Kela. Some brochures are available in Finnish and Swedish only, but some are translated to English and other languages.

These publications are available online in PDF format. To view them, you must have installed Adobe® Reader® (available as a free download on the Adobe website).

Printed brochures are available at Kela service points. Collaborators can order brochures by email from Kela (

Benefit guides

Social assistance factsheets