Projects & Grants

Internal Grant Competition DGC
START-UP grant

How is living for people with disabilities in (social) housing in Ostrava?
Project IdSGS04/FSS/2019
Main solverMgr. Anna Musialová, Ph.D.
Period1/2019 - 12/2019
ProviderSpecifický VŠ výzkum
AnotationDesign of SGS project is focused on topic of social housing appreciation for people with disabilities on the territoriy of the statutory city of Ostrava. The focus of the research is on 2 target groups which are people with physical disabilities and people with mental disabilities. The document Concept of Social Housing of the Statutory City of Ostrava was approved by the City Council of Ostrava in November 2017 in which is stated that the social housing system will focus on people in housing distress and target groups of social housing, as set out in the Concept of Social Housing of the Czech Republic 2015-2025. The list of target groups that can receive support in social housing includes people with disabilities. But it is a question of how people with disabilities are/can-be supported in social housing in Ostrava? The aim of the research will be: How is living for people with disabilities in (social) housing in Ostrava? The research is aimed at gaining an expert view - evaluation of representatives of social partners involved in solving issue of providing social housing for people with disabilities in Ostrava and gaining the viewpoint of representatives of members of the target group of social housing (people with disabilities) on the following issues: How should social housing in relation to persons with disabilities be defined and realized? To what extent and how should support for people with disabilities in housing be implemented in order to achieve the highest degree of autonomy? What are the identified opportunities and limits for the development of social housing for the development of people with disabilities in Ostrava?