Housing First since 1985

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

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 17 000 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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Handbook for your help

A handbook we have produced answers the questions we have received from professionals and policy-makers. Download for free.

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Home for All

Our basic mission is to ensure that everyone in Finland has a home.

The most generous square metres

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

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Online conference “Developing Homelessness Work 2021” 9-10 November 2021: the call for papers is on https://events.tuni.fi/dhw2021-en/ @TampereUni_EDU @Tamperekaupunki @ysaatio @TSRahasto

#asuminen ratkaistaan ja turvataan kunnissa. Äänestä. #kuntavaalit #asuntoensin #koti @ysaatio https://twitter.com/ysaatio/status/1367394383813873667

Housing First champion @ysaatio never stops reimagining what housing can be. Now taking on connecting affordable housing & #biodiversity. Thank you for all joining us around the world with your energy & expertise! @LFEurope @pyromonk https://twitter.com/ysaatio/status/1403292027912081414

Very interesting session, was great to attend https://twitter.com/ysaatio/status/1403292027912081414


Our other pages: m2kodit.fi | housingfirsteurope.eu