The specific objectives of this program are the following:

  • Guarantee the basic needs of accommodation, food and health.
  • Provide appropriate hygiene and sanitary conditions.
  • Provide specialized care in matters of legal guidance, aimed at individuals in vulnerable situations.
  • Equip the individual with social skills and tools for coexistence and an autonomous social life.

Services Provided:

Residential and Healthcare Features 

  • Temporary accommodation in shared rooms or rooms for family groups, depending on the characteristics of the individuals. 
  • Support during their stay. 
  • Information on the services offered by the Emergency Field Shelter during their stay. 
  • Promotion of the individuals’ personal independence. 

• Monitoring of the stay in the Emergency Field Shelter in accordance with current regulations.

• Aknowledging and conveying requests, needs and suggestions made by the attended individuals based on well-founded needs, in order to improve the quality of services.

• Promotion and consolidation of the values of tolerance and respect when solving daily community living issues.

• Promotion and reinforcement of channels enabling individuals to participate in the centre’s daily activities.

• Increase knowledge of the host society’s socio-historical, geographical and cultural aspects

• Energise and improve community life at the shelter through socio-cultural animations that encourage interraction.

Psycho-social Features 

  • ➢ Social Care 
    • Assessment, evaluation and diagnosis of the individuals’ social state and situation. 
    • Guidance, information and advice on social, health, cultural, leisure and free time resources. 
    • Advice and follow up of administrative procedures.
    • Translation of essential documents as part of the integration process.
    • Assessment and processing of public subsidies established by law in favor of the beneficiary.
  • ➢Psychological Care 
  • Care of residents to promote the development of psychosocial skills and abilities, health promotion and social integration. 
  • Psychological evaluation, diagnosis, follow-up and referral to public mental health services in the area, if necessary. 

Educational Features 

  • Language classes.
  • Culture workshops.
  • Academic Tutorials 
  • Conflict Resolution Workshops
  • Schooling of minors when compulsory.

Socio-labor Integration Features

  Access to language courses. 

• Information and referral to occupational training courses of the public/private training network. 

• Information and advice on recognition and validation of previous studies. 

• Job orientation. 

• Design and follow-up of the professional evolution and integration of the residents. 

• Information and support in the design and development of self-employment projects. 

• Information and support regarding work authorizations. 

• Information on Spanish legislation regarding workforce. 

• Information and advice to employers when they intend to legally employ residents.

External Relations Features

  • Visits to the Emergency Field Shelter, by the public institution, in the interest of visibility of the group, programs and actions. 
  • Collaboration with public/private institutions in awareness campaigns aimed at the local community. 
  • Creation and maintenance of stable institutional relationships with social agents, public and private entities at local, regional and national levels, through the establishment of collaborative networks.
  • Participation in European Programs aimed at the integration of the residents.