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 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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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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Get to know us!

Our homes provide a future. Each of us has the right to an 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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"Jokaisella on ihmisarvo ja asunto on perusoikeus. Sivistysvaltiossa kaikille kuuluu koti", toimitusjohtajamme @JKaakinen sanoo. #asuntoensin #asunnottomuus @yleuutiset @ylehameenlinna

Thanks for the invitation. It was great to be in Berlin. Youth living in Senior home is a permanent practise in Helsinki now. Looking forward to find New solutions with @PunainenRisti @ysaatio @NAL_ry @takuusaatio and the cities @helviestinta @EspooEsbo and @VantaanKaupunki. https://t.co/4phQdtwoFq

@SaijaTurunen and Leena Lehtonen from @ysaatio explain a #HousingFirst approach to responding to violence against women in our workshop alongside Thien Nguyen Phan and Yvonne Matser #FEANTSA2018

#omanmuotoinenkoti kiinnosti valtavasti ulkomailla. 2016 Australiassa, 2017 Brysselissä ja nyt Berliiniin. Nöyrän kiitollinen mukana olleille nuorille ja kumppaneille. Kiitos @ysaatio @NAL_ry @SetlementtiAsuu @oranssiry @kojamofi @Nuorisosaatio ja tietysti @helsinginsote


Our other pages: m2kodit.fi | housingfirsteurope.eu