“DOM’ICI” : this temporary social village was created last winter by Alain Sitbon, a social entrepreneur, for homeless families. His project was supported by Lyon-City and the “Hôtel-Social” association. Alain Sitbon invested 2,000,000 euros to build these shipping-container social village (one in Lyon and the other in Dijon, France).
Thanks to these 2500m2 of dwellings (shipping containers), 80 persons (families, couples, individuals) found a temporary refugee for the winter. In aprils, the village was closed.
Closing of the village :
Years before, Alain Sitbon already created dwelling units for nomad people, the “Hacienda”