The Catalan Down Syndrome Foundation joins the board of iSocial

The Catalan Down Syndrome Foundation joins the board of iSocial

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The Catalan Down Syndrome Foundation joins the board of iSocial

Today, July 7, the board of the iSocial Foundation has expanded with a seventh member social entity: the Catalan Down Syndrome Foundation. For the first time, its president, Katy Trias, has participated in the monthly meeting of the board of iSocial, on behalf of this foundation that last month approved the incorporation in iSocial.

The Catalan Down Syndrome Foundation (FCSD) is an organization born in 1984 on the initiative of Montserrat Trueta and other parents and professionals, with the aim of delving into Down Syndrome (DS) through research and practical experience in the fields of pedagogy, psychology, medicine, and the social area. Since its inception, it has had, when deemed necessary, the valuable input and direct participation of the most prestigious international scientists related to issues affecting Down syndrome.

The FCSD technical team is made up of professionals in psychology, pedagogy and medicine and has a group of scientific advisors. The pioneering nature of the Foundation is a point of reference consulted by public and private entities inside and outside Spain. The spirit that FCSD wants to convey is that people with Down syndrome have inherent abilities and a right to receive the resources appropriate to their individual needs, in order to optimize their development.

With this incorporation, there are now seven social entities that make up the iSocial board: Ampans, Associació Benestar Desenvolupament-ABD, Support-Fundació Tutelar Girona, Fundació Família i Benestar Social, Grup ATRA, Fundació Joia, and now also the FCSD.

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52 professionals from the Àuria Group and 5 ABSS from Girona in the course “From ACP to Self-directed Support”.

52 professionals from the Àuria Group and 5 ABSS from Girona in the course “From ACP to Self-directed Support”.

A total of 25 Social Services professionals from the Vegueria of Girona have been following a new edition of the training course “From Person-Centred Care to Self-directed Support” of the iSocial Foundation since 23rd September.
The Alba Group becomes the fourteenth member of iSocial

The Alba Group becomes the fourteenth member of iSocial

This September, the Alba Group approved its membership of the iSocial Foundation as a partner-collaborating organisation.
iSocial Foundation has completed 4 years. We are no longer a start-up, find out why. .

iSocial Foundation has completed 4 years. We are no longer a start-up, find out why. .

We are now facing a new stage marked by the start of new projects, growth in all indicators, increased projection and visibility, and economic consolidation.
The basque cooperative group Angintzari, new iSocial member – Agintzari euskal erakundeak iSozialean sartzea onartu du

The basque cooperative group Angintzari, new iSocial member – Agintzari euskal erakundeak iSozialean sartzea onartu du

It becomes the thirteenth member entity of iSocial. AGINTZARI is a cooperative group with more than 40 years of experience and with strong implementation in Euskadi. iSocial erakundeko hamahirugarren erakunde kidea da. Agintzari kooperatibak 40 urte baino gehiagoko ibilbidea du, eta ezarpen handia du Euskadin.