19 June 2019

9:00 – Registration and Reception
9:30 – Opening Ceremony
Marc Simón, Deputy General Manager of “la Caixa” Banking Foundation
Cristina Gallach, Spanish High Commissioner for the 2030 Agenda
The HOME_EU Project: Contributions for the advancement of the individualized, scattered and permanent Housing First Model for a mainstream social policy in Europe
José Ornelas, HOME_EU Principal Investigator, APPsyCI/ ISPA – Instituto Universitário (Portugal)
Chair: José Manuel Caballol, CEO at RAIS (Spain)
10:00 – Panel 1
Homeless services users’ experiences of rehabilitation and growth related recovery in Housing First and traditional services
Ronni M. Greenwood, Rachel M. Manning, & Branagh R. O’Shaughnessy, University of Limerick (Ireland)
The effect of Housing First on recovery – a comparison with the staircase model. An 18-month follow-up
Leo Bothen, Hakan Kallmen, Karolinska Institutet (Sweden)
Housing First and community integration: The “Casas Primeiro” program in Lisboa
Teresa Duarte, Inês Almas, AEIPS (Portugal)
A capabilities approach to homeless service provision: Comparing the perspectives of Housing First & traditional services users in Europe
Branagh R. O’Shaughnessy, Rachel M. Manning, Ronni M. Greenwood. University of Limerick (Ireland)
Moderator: Maria Vargas-Moniz, HOME_EU Researcher. APPsyCI/ISPA – Instituto Universitário (Portugal)
Debate
11:30 – Coffee Break
12:00 – Panel 2
The willingness to pay of European citizens for the Housing First model
Sandrine Loubière. PhD. Researcher, Health economist. Aix Marseille University (France)
Social quality of homelessness policies within 8 European countries
Sandra Schel, Judith Wolf, Radboud University Medical Center (Netherlands)
Important results of the HOME_EU project for the problem of homelessness in Poland
Anna Bokszczanin, Aleksandra Rogowska, Professors at the Institute of Psychology, Opole University (Poland)
É UMA CASA, Lisboa Housing First – a program for PWUD who experienced chronic homelessness
Maria Carmona, Américo Nave, CRESCER (Portugal)
Service characteristics affecting providers’ work with people experiencing homelessness through photovoice projects
Marta Gaboardi, Massimo Santinello, Department of Developmental and Social Psychology, University of Padova (Italy)
Moderator: Freek Spinnewijn, director of FEANTSA (Belgium)
Debate

14:00 – Lunch
15:00 – Panel 3
The service they work in: organizational characteristics and providers well-being
Michela Lenzi, Massimo Santinello, Department of Developmental and Social Psychology, University of Padova (Italy)
Public opinions for an innovation in social and care management of homelessness in Europe: the Housing First model
Owen Taylor, PhD. Research associate (Postdoc), Aix Marseille University (France)
Introduction of Housing First in the Spanish context
Roberto Bernad, Housing First Director of RAIS (Spain)
What we’ve learned in the past four decades from research on homelessness in developed nations
Paul Toro, HOME_EU Adviser Wayne State University (USA)
Moderator: Fátima Jorge-Monteiro, Home_EU Project Manager, ISPA- Instituto Universitário (Portugal)
Debate
16:30 – Coffee Break
17:00 – Panel 4
Research methods towards the promotion of social justice: The path of the HOME_EU Project
Maria Vargas-Moniz, HOME_EU Researcher. APPsyCI/ISPA – Instituto Universitário (Portugal)
Social rights: The relevance of public policies for Housing First programs
Teresa Bispo, Tiago Cruz, Carla Pereira, Municipality of Lisboa (Portugal)
Lifetime prevalence and 5-year prevalence of homelessness in Europe: results from the HOME_EU citizen survey
Aurélie Tinland, MD, Psychiatrist. Aix Marseille University (France)
Moderator: José Ornelas, HOME_EU Principal Investigator, APPsyCI/ ISPA – Instituto Universitário (Portugal)
DEBATE AND FINAL REMARKS FROM THE CONSORTIUM
18:30 – Closing Session
Marian Juste, President of RAIS
María Luisa Carcedo, Minister for Health, Consumption and Social Well-being of the Government of Spain

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Conference official language: English, with simultaneous interpreting in Spanish