FICE Spain, founded in 2010, is the Spanish section of the International Federation of Educative Communities, FICE International. FICE Spain is a federation open to all entities based in Spain that work towards ensuring comprehensive care for children and young people in social risk.
FICE Spain is a network of non-profit organizations that aim to improve the quality of life for children at risk and their families by promoting models of family support, community based care and the quality of residential care.
To develop community based services in each territory of the member organizations.
To be the network of reference in Europe of organizations working with children at social risk and exclusion in Spain.
To develop and test a guide on the quality of residential care addressed to children and youth.
To reduce the institutionalization of children and youth in care.
To promote the work with the families and supporting the reintegration of children in their family environment.
To develop a network of professional exchange. Empowerment of new models of fostering especially community based services.
Strategic objectives 2014-2017
To develop prevention, intervention and family support programmes to promote child and juvenile care in a suitable family environment.
Promote community care. To support the transition process from a residential care to community based care.
Improve the residential quality. Application of models of desirable operating practices and criteria for assessing the quality of the services, either through the development of standards or best practice guidelines. It involves developing guidelines general enough to be used by a wide range of agents and that allows creating professional quality actions that are consensus-based.
Establish strategic alliances at European level. To develop synergies aimed at promoting the impact on European and national policies in the field of children and youth.
Establish a network of professionals. To create a space for exchange between member institutions and other related actors, both at national and international level.
FICE SPAIN Members
The members of FICE Spain are the following:
Fundación Plataforma Educativa (Catalunya)
Legal representative: Josep Vidal Fabrega
Address: Garrotxa 7, 17006 Girona, Spain
Asociación Kamira (Navarra)
Legal representative: David Astiz Calatayud
Address: Avenida Guipuzcuoa 15-17 bajos, Berriozar, Navarra
Fundación Igaxes-Alia 3er Sector(Galicia)
Legal representative: Carlos Roson
CIF: G 70423595
Address: Rúa du Muiña 24 de Santiago de Compostela.
Fundación Atención Integral del Menor-FAIM (Aragón)
Legal representative: Pedro Corduras Marcen
Address: Calle Guillén de Castro 2 de Zaragoza.
Asociación Vasija(Castilla La Mancha)
Legal representative: Raul Rodriguez Montes
Address: C/ Cordoba 10 1r 3ª de Guadalajara.
Fundació Natzaret (Islas Baleares)
Legal representative: Guillem Cladera Coll
Address: Av. Joan Miro 101 de Palma de Mallorca.
Cooperativa Agintzari(País Vasco)
Legal representative: Alberto Mikel Gorostizaga Elu
Address: Av/ Ramon y Cajal 43 de Bilbao
Fundación Avalonia (Islas Canarias)
Legal representative: Francisco Juan Viera Melian
Address: Perojo nº 13 – Oficina 10 de Sta. Lucia de Tirajana de las Palmas.
Association for professional, comprehensive, social and person-centered development
Official Adress: C/ Asturias, 30 18339 Cijuela (Granada, Spain)
Phone: +34 958515085
Contact person: Francisco Lupiañez García
The president of FICE Spain: David Astiz