Socom in English
WELCOME TO THE HOME PAGE owned by SOCOM, THE CENTER OF EXPERTISE ON SOCIAL WELFARE IN SOUTH-EAST FINLAND.
The Center of Expertise on Social Welfare in South-East Finland, called also as Socom, is one of the eleven centers of expertise on social welfare in Finland. The Centers of Expertise provide their services in provinces. Socom provides their competence/their know-how in South Karelia and Kymenlaakso.
The central objective of Socom is to establish a working method/model and stable co-operation structure between practical work in the social field, research and education, and municipalities and other service providers. The Centers of Expertise on Social Welfare are open networks based on territorial cooperation needs. The management of the organization is as light as possible. This enables flexible and innovative activities.