“Housing” is more than a supported apartment, it is a system of social facilities into a network of human relations in a safe neighbourhood.
HERO HOUSING PROJECT
Housing is intended as a strategy that focuses on the transition that goes from aid to inclusion.
Mental illness affects around 27% (83m.) of Europeans annually (European Social Work, 2013). Studies comparing community-based services with other models of care show significant better outcomes on adherence to treatment, clinical symptoms, quality of life, housing stability, and vocational rehabilitation (Braun P. et al.1981; Conway M. et al.1994; Bond et al.2001)