Forsheden is a residential area in an expansive area with direct proximity to water, both the Vassara River and Lake Nuolajärvi you have within 2 minutes walk.

There is a communal community room and sauna on site.

A jogging track passes through the area, which is groomed for skiing and snowmobiling in winter. In the immediate vicinity of the area there is both lake and river, as well as nice walking paths.

Within 1-2 km, there is Malmen's independent school, municipal preschools, secondary and upper secondary schools.

The nearest grocery store is a 10-minute walk away, as is a manned gas station.