Private hotels & independent flats

The Needs

For people in the initial step of an inclusion process, usually sent by emergency organizations.



To provide a home for individuals in a more stable environment and start an effective inclusion process.
Staying is not synonymous with dependency : all the beneficiaries sign an agreement and contribute with 20 to 25% of their monthly income.



Hôtel social du Marais

Since 2000, the Hôtel du Marais, a former two-star hotel is an member organization of Groupe SOS.
Although it provides collective housing, each room is private and equipped with an independent bathroom and all commodities.



Centre Buzenval, Paris

Centre Buzenval is an unique innovation by Groupe SOS, it provides independent flats in conventional buildings to people suffering from acute social exclusion. Nonetheless, assistance in inclusion are provided and compulsory, as in every conventional collective center.

Frédéric Bailly
Board member
CEO International Action | Real Estate

Kevin Goldberg
Executive Director - GROUPE SOS International Action


Acrobat PDF GROUPE SOS booklet