Fact Sheet and Case Studies

Consult our Fact Sheet and Case Studies to learn more about Adapted Housing Services and well established AHS across Europe.

Adapted Housing for Rare Diseases

Adapted Housing Services represent a particular type of service, often associated with multiple disabilities. Sometimes called ‘therapeutic apartments’, these services allow people living with rare diseases to develop and enjoy some level of autonomy by living within the comfort of their own home, alone or with peers, assisted by supportive staff, rather than being placed in an institution.
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Case Study Presentations

2013

Prader Willi Group Homes GermanyPrader Willi Group Homes, Germany
Norbert Hödebeck-Stuntebeck, Diakonische Stiftung Wittekindshof, Germany
EURORDIS Membership Meeting 2013 Dubrovnik, Workshop 6: Specialised Social Services: need, policy, case studies

2012

Prader Willi Group Homes DenmarkPrader Willi Group Homes, Denmark
Susanne Blichfeldt, Pediatric Consultant, Danish Prader Willi Sydrome Association, Denmark
EUCERD Joint-Action Workshop on “Guiding Principles for Specialised Social Services”, 2012, Romania

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