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Participation in the I World Congress on Dual Disorders

Professor and HOME_EU principal investigator José Ornelas, members from RAIS Fundación like Roberto Bernad, and Pascale Estechandy from DIHAL (France) participated in the First World Congress on Dual Disorders of the World Association on Dual [...]

Homelessness is the lack of affordable housing

What we know from repeated observations in diverse contexts is that the bottom-line cause of homelessness is lack of access to affordable housing; however, this finding is rarely given priority in social policies or service [...]

What Housing First means? (I)

Picture by EugeneWeekly Although there is a wide variety of programs and policies focused on housing options for disadvantaged groups, the program with the most established evidence basis is Housing First (HF). As [...]

I forgot it was possible to live like I do now

“My life has changed 100 per cent, because before I used to be always sick. One week in the hospital, three weeks in the street, always sicker and sicker. Now, since I live in this [...]

Right to Housing is in the United Nations agenda

Addressing homelessness as one of the topics of the urban world agenda makes United Nations as a key factor to push local governments to take measures tending to Housing First policies. The Conference of United [...]