Workshops and panels

Workshop thematics
Housing First program fidelity
How to start an Housing First program
Support services: housing management, neighbors and community integration
Research and evaluation
Funding strategies and sustentability
Dissemination: demonstrating value in Housing First services
The role of peer providers services
Housing First and harm reduction
Supported employment and education

Housing First and public policy change
European perspectives of Housing First programs
Implementation of Housing First programs
Housing First participants speak out about their experience

Building an international Housing First network

Conference fee

The conference fee is 150 € and includes:
•Conference information pack
•Refreshments during official conference breaks
•Lunch during 2 day conference
•Certificate of attendance


gulbenkian1We invite you to attend the “Housing First International Conference: Ending homelessness”, which will be held in Lisboa, on 9th and 10th December 2013, at Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation.
This conference is designed to provide the state-of-the-art research and best practice information about independent and scatter-site housing first model to end homelessness.
Gathering a panel of international experts on this topic, researchers and program leaders, the conference program will feature a combination of panels and training workshops based on implementation and development of housing first programs, support services, research and evaluation, funding and policy change.