HARSO ry is the first umbrella organization for rare disease and disability associations in Finland. We have been working for rare and disabled associations since 2012.

We are a known and recognized influencer in the field of rare diseases and disabilities in Finland, an umbrella organization founded and managed by associations for rare diseases. We are the only completely patient-led organization for rare diseases in Finland. At present, HARSO has 28 full members.

Cooperation partners

  • HUS Rare Diseases Center

  • Ministry of Social Affairs and Health

  • Kela, the Social Insurance Institution of Finland

  • THL, Finnish institute for health and wellfare

  • Eurordis