Housing First since 1985

The Y-Foundation offers affordable rental housing and encourages discussion on themes related to homelessness.

Provider of homes

We develop supported housing units and social housing. The Y-Foundation has over 16 000 apartments in over 50 cities and municipalities in Finland.

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Expert in Housing First

We are one of the Finnish developers of the Housing First principle. The scheme is gaining ground especially in Europe.

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Our homes provide a future. Each of us has the right to our own home and privacy.

The most generous square metres

M2-Kodit, owned by the Y-Foundation, focuses on reasonably-priced rental dwellings.

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I have already read the book #AHomeOfYourOwn!
Thank you very much for sharing your knowledge and experience on #Homelessness #HousingFirstPolicy #SocialHousing
@ysaatio @JKaakinen #IsoHaltioKaikille

En Finlande, un toit pour tous. Depuis dix ans, Helsinki a mis en place la politique du «logement d’abord», qui donne un appartement à tous les sans-abri, sans condition. https://t.co/LlR7AyNdLz @libe @JKaakinen #housingfirst

Here's how Finland solved its homelessness problem. Our CEO @JKaakinen shares his views for @wef. https://t.co/sGGSLSJB1W … #homelessness #housingfirst #asuntoensin

How did Finland use #HousingFirst to virtually end homelessness? What are the lessons and how can Ireland start on the same path? The Y-Foundation, Focus Ireland's colleagues in the European Housing First Hub, tell their story. https://t.co/njcGcBxnqv

Our other pages: m2kodit.fi | housingfirsteurope.eu