The forthcoming 18th, 19th and 20th June 2018 the city of Padova will gather knowledge and research about Housing First as a solution to homelessness. Two events will be held through the University of Padova (Università degli Studi di Padova), the Psychologist Department of Development and Socialisation (DPSS) and the partners of the HOME_EU Project.

The first one is the Third International Housing First Conference, the 18th and 19th June 2018. The title of the conference is “Working in Housing First: breaking the cycle of homelessness through empowerment and community integration”, and the aim of the conference is to explore the changes in homeless services, and to share knowledge about research, practice, policy making and lobbying, while promoting the international dissemination and sustainment of the Housing First methodology.
To submit an abstract to the Third International Housing First Conference, in English (max. 300 words) please use using the following link: and submit it by 31st March 2018.

Download the Conference program

The conference will give the floor on 20th June to the HOME_EU Interim Seminar: Homelessness as Unfairness, an ecological perspective. This seminar aims to present the preliminary findings of the Project with the involvement of politicians, practitioners and service users.

Download the Seminar program

Visit the conference website: