Youth organizations fighting against exclusion.
Whether through volunteering and non-formal education, awareness campaigns, information services, etc., youth organizations are involved and working in our society to make it more inclusive. Its activities cover many areas: values education, human rights, health education and prevention of addictions, labor rights, students, care of the environmental issues...
There are organizations of all types and interests: political organizations, religious and secular, free time, specialized according to the different groups - immigrants, young women, gays and lesbians, students ... - . As a small sample!.
There are organizations that provide assistance to people at risk of exclusion; some of them also fight against discrimination, including:
Cruz Roja Juventud – Youth Red Cross
Its volunteers work with victims of accidents and participate in rescues, education on values to young people, play with sick children in hospitals, assist and collaborate to the social integration of immigrants, participate in programs of assistance to victims of domestic violence, etc.; in short, they fight for a more fair, supportive and fraternal society .
• Web : www.cruzrojajuventud.es
• E - mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Movement against Intolerance
Movement that works against intolerance, racism and violence, committed to solidarity , democratic coexistence , tolerance and human rights .
• E - mail: email@example.com
We also find organizations fighting for equality and non-discrimination on grounds of gender, social orientation, origin ...; and other specialized in the groups which they work for:
- Women's organizations
Federación Mujeres Jóvenes - Young Women's Federation
They work on issues related to women and gender violence, the young women's participation in society ...
• Web : www.mujeresjovenes.org
• E - mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Lesbian, gay , bisexual and transgender Organizations
In addition to the rights of the collective, dealing with topics such as school failure , bullying in tanks and suicide risk sexual orientation and gender identity .
FELGTB - Young Area
• Web : areajovenfelgtb.blogspot.com /
• E - mail: email@example.com
COLEGAS - Youth Section
• Web : www.colegaweb.org
• E - mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Fundación Triángulo Juventud - Foundation Triangle Youth
• Web : www.fundaciontriangulo.org/youth
• E - mail: email@example.com
- Immigrants organizations
AJI- ATIME - Immigrant Youth Association
BATON IBN Sociocultural Association (ASCIB )
• Web : www.ascib.net
• E - mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Asociación Sociocultural para el Desarrollo y la Cooperación con Colombia y Latinoamérica - Sociocultural Association for Development Cooperation with Colombia and Latin America (ACULCO )
• Web : www.aculco.org
• E - mail: email@example.com
- Organizations of persons with disabilities
Commission of Deaf Youth of the National Confederation of the Deaf (CJS- CNSE)
• Web : www.cnse.es
• E - mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Spanish Confederation of People with Physical and Organic Disabilities (COCEMFE )
• Web : www.cocemfe.es
• E - mail: email@example.com
Juventudes de Unidad Progresista de la ONCE - Progressive Youth Unit of ONCE
• E - mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Roma Secretariat Foundation (FSG )
• Web : www.gitanos.org
• E - mail: email@example.com
We cannot forget the youth organizations aimed to spare time activities for children and young people; the ones who work against exclusion and mainstreaming integration, through education on values, or with specific projects on integration through employment, intercultural education, health ... :
- Leisure Organizations
Asociación de Scouts de España - Scouts Association of Spain (ASDE)
• Web : www.scout.es
• E - mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Confederation of Don Bosco Youth Centers of Spain
• Web : www.confedonbosco.org
• E - mail: email@example.com
• Web : www.didania.org
• E - mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Movimiento Scout Católico (MSC) - Catholic Scouting Movement
• Web : www.scouts.es
• E - mail: email@example.com
Organización Juvenil Española (OJE) - Spanish Youth Organization
• Web : www.oje.es
• E - mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Federación Española de Guidismo - Spanish Federation of Guiding
• Web : www.federacionguidismo.org
• E - mail: email@example.com
Here just a few examples. There are also union, student, religious, political ... Be encourage to participate!
Written by Qualified Eurodesk Multiplier, Consejo de la Juventud de España.