We are the largest nationwide non-profit landlord in Finland. We have a positive impact on people’s daily lives, society and the environment. Our sustainability work drives us towards the best sustainability in the industry. We report the results of our sustainability work in accordance with the GRI standard.

Kirjoita ote-kenttään sivun ingressi

In over 35 years of operation, the Y-Säätiö has laid the foundations for its leading role in tackling homelessness. Human rights are at the core of our activities and values, which emphasise everyone's right to a home and a life of dignity. Today, the Y-Säätiö owns more than 18,500 affordable rental homes in Finland.

Y-Säätiö is committed to the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in our organisation and to actively engage our stakeholders in achieving these goals.

In line with our strategy, we have chosen
three main objectives, which will guide
our corporate sustainability work.

Economically and socially prosperous residents

We reduce the number of people-to-people inequalities and increase the well-being of our tenants.

Ympäristöystävällistä sähköä

A fair transition towards carbon neutral living

We will reduce our activities environmental impact by moving towards carbon neutrality.

Eradicating homelessness in Finland

We are a model country for ending homelessness through the Housing First approach.

Sustainability report

Y-Säätiö reports annually on its sustainability performance.
Reporting for 2022 has been done in accordance with the GRI standard.

Vastuullisuusraportti 2022 (in Finnish)

Objectives of our sustainability programme

Tutustu vastuullisuusohjelmaamme (in Finnish)
  1. A fair transition towards carbon neutral living
  2. Economically and socially prosperous residents
  3. Eliminating homelessness in Finland and reducing it internationally
  4. Competent staff
  5. A solid financial base and new funding opportunities
  6. Effective digital tools