English book ‘The Houses. Towards a sustainable penitentiary approach’

We are proud to anounce our English book: ‘The Houses. Towards a sustainable penitentiary approach’!

You can order your copy by sending an email with your data to info@dehuizen.be (link to mail) and transfering €30 (€25 for the book + € 5 postage) to account BE09 5230 8056 6457 (Triodos Bank).


The Houses gets price for most deserving criminological project from the VLAC

The Association of Graduated Leuven Criminologists (VLAC) honored us with the price for most deserving criminological project!

“What is special about this project is the interdisciplinary nature. Of course the achievement of this ambitious project requires time, commitment, perseverance and a broad social basis. Time, commitment and perseverance has vzw the houses. In addition, the concept of detention houses also on international interest. With this prize, we hope to do a small contribution to the further development of the social support that is necessary for the success of this project.”