The ISPA-Instituto Universitário and the Portuguese partners of the HOME_EU consortium - AEIPS, CRESCER, CML – shared project results to the public and policymakers. The event took place on the 20th May and the Opening session was honored with the presence of the Vice-Rector of ISPA, the representative for the Portuguese Social Security [...]
The HOME_EU project represented by the Principal Investigator José Ornelas from ISPA-Instituto Universitário and the Portuguese National Strategy on Homelessness and Social Integration (ENIPSSA 2017-2023), represented by its Coordinator Sofia Borges Pereira have celebrated an Agreement of Cooperation last week on the 16th May. The agreement aims the dissemination of evidence generated by [...]
ISPA- Instituto Universitário, the coordinator of the HOME_EU project (H2020) is organizing a national public event to share the study’s results to the Portuguese audiences. The event also aims to influence policies and practices towards Housing First model to end long-term homelessness. REGISTER NOW DOWNLOAD PROGRAM
The Transformative Community Mental Health Interest Group column from The Community Psychologist, the SCRA newsletter, has highlighted the presentation of the research project HOME_EU given the relevance and potential of the project for the transformation of policies and practices to end homelessness across Europe. You find more information about the article and about the network [...]
HOME_EU partners from France had the opportunity to present the program "Un Chez-soi d'abord" in the EBDO newspaper. The HF intervention is described and the residents who benefit from the program also made their testimonies about the new approach to tackle homelessness.
In the context of the Implementation of the National Strategy for the Integration of Homelessness People (ENIPSSA), on the 1st of February, the President of the Portuguese Republic, the Secretary of Social Security, and the Deputy Mayor for Education and Social Rights from Lisboa City Hall among other public and private entities, such as [...]
HOME_EU project was elected by the Head of the Portuguese Psychologists Professional Association (OPP) (https://www.ordemdospsicologos.pt/pt), Francisco Rodrigues, as a resource to shift the paradigm of prevention and public policies. He also considers that data provided by HOME_EU is relevant to lever services and programs through the innovation generated with the Housing First Model to tackle [...]
On July 25, 2017 the new National Strategy for the Integration of the Homelessness People (ENIPSSA 2017-2023) was published (RCM, nº 107/2017). The new revised policy plan, that was approved by the Portuguese Government, clearly states the promotion of housing solutions for the people who were homeless through programs that support access or maintenance of [...]
Participation of the Principal Investigator of HOME_EU, José Ornelas from ISPA, as a keynote speaker in the 15th European Congress of Psychology, of the European Federation of Psychologists’ Associations, in Amsterdam on Wednesday the 12th July 2017. The keynote speech was entitled «Community Psychology Innovating Social Policies: Researching to End Homelessness».
The Principal Investigator of HOME_EU, José Ornelas from ISPA, was invited by the European Federation of Psychologists' Associations - EFPA to present a keynote speech titled «Community Psychology Innovating Social Policies: Researching To End Homelessness» (KEY05). The event will take place in Amsterdam on Wednesday the 12th July 2017 (15:15 - 16:00). Detailed information is [...]