rescue department

The Juuka Fire & Rescue Department

The Juuka Rescue Department works to ensure the safety of the residents of Juuka as well as any visitors/ Tourists who arrive into Juuka. The Rescue Department evaluates the municipality’s accident risks and imparts preventative measures to avoid accidents and ensure readiness for various situations & emergencies, all the way up to a state of emergency. Furthermore, they attempt to minimise the impact of accidents through emergency services and emergency medical services.

Fire station of Juuka

  • Executive fire officer: Jussi Kähkönen Ph. +358 500 376 607
  • Firefighter (on call) Ph. +358 50 352 1883
  • The fire station of Juuka belongs to the rescue institute of North Karelia

Väyryläntie 8
83900 Juuka

Contact details

Tourist info

Our main Info center in located in the Municipal hall;

Juuan kunta
Poikolantie 1 
83900 Juuka

Open: Mon - Fri, 9am - 3pm

Ph. +358 40 104 2865 (Information point of the Municipal Hall)
Ph. +358 40 104 2000 (Switchboard)
Fax. (+358 13) 472 123

There are also Info boards at various locations around Juuka, for instance;

Teboil gas station - Opposite the Kivikylä
Pullover stops on Highway 6


Note! Kartalla - also in English!