Giving support to homeless people suffering from addiction or not, while also promoting the principle of human dignity and motivating users to seek help in the projects and measures implemented within the council and the country.

It seeks to create risk-reduction strategies and develop personal and social skills in order to facilitate and promote the social insertion or reinsertion of these individuals.



Health – Scheduling medical appointments and exams as well as accompanying the individuals to these engagements; providing information regarding risk behaviour.

Promotion of self-esteem – Access to the changing room where users can shower regularly. Individuals also receive a hygiene kit and a change of clothes regularly.

Emotional Support – Listening, talking, participating in joint activities, feeling accepted, dealing with sickness and death respectfully and providing comfort.

Social Support – Personal assistance, situation diagnosis, recovery of family bonds, nutrition, referring clients to the services acting in this field.

Institutional Support – Articulating partnerships in order to enhance synergies for the joint definition of collaborative strategies and ways of addressing this problem.

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Do I know a homeless person, to whom can I signal?

Carcavelos e Parede – Filipe Silva – 969 652 059
Alcabideche – 214 815 780
Cascais e Estoril – 214 815 252
S. Domingos de Rana – 214 815 682/3

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