(37) The town of Trento joins #HomelessZero
Match in June, for one year #HomelessZero live by commitments, occasions, events, collaborations that will be taken and developed around Italy, with the goal of ending extreme poverty in which they live today as well 50 thousand people.
The campaign is aimed at politicians, associations, Labour, of health, civil society and the public to draw their attention and invite them to participate actively in a welfare logic generative to the deployment of coordinated actions in which homeless people are an integral part and which have as their aim the recognition of human dignity and enforceability of human rights acknowledged by the Constitution.
Campaign #HomelessZero It promotes and supports the spread on the national territory of innovative housing policies that impact the first (although not the only) deprivativo element of the homeless condition: home.
Recognize the right to housing means to recognize housing as a gateway to services, as a safe place, comfortable and appropriate from which to begin a process of professional social support that slowly addressing the various issues related to homelessness (citizenship, the residence, Health, the right to work, education, culture, sociality, enjoyment of the commons, right to participation and representation).
Joining #HomelessZero is consistent with the commitment of the municipal administration, intensified in recent years, for the transition from a reception of "emergency" to other types of projects, experimenting with new forms of involvement of "power users" means an equal relationship. Examples are services House Briamasco e House Orlando, active from 2013, which actively collaborate in the management of winter hospitality services for hope, homeless peer, those who live or lived a precarious housing situation and after a reworking of her own life path, choose to make available to others their resources.
The hosting business is not limited to the winter season, but it is articulated and differentiated throughout the year. I'm 260 places in sheltered accommodation independently or semi apartments, intended for different types of users are leaving, or try to prevent, a situation of marginalization. The entire system is guaranteed by the financial support of the Autonomous Province of Trento, who has entered into agreements with third sector organizations to manage and a rich volunteering fabric.