ARPIS Regional association for the social inclusion is an NGO established in 2018 in the city of Torrevieja, Valencian community, Spain. The city with more 100000 inhabitants is unique for its multicultural atmosphere. More than 50% of the residents are foreigners. Because of this the city attract people from many countries and cultures. Our work started as a volunteer help to people from local community. We provide practical help with solving the problems and removing the barriers defending full inclusion into society especially for the individuals and families with disadvantaged social background.
Later the amount of activities started to grow and we start to organize regular meetings, events and education courses and amount of volunteers working for us became to grow. In 2018 we decided to establish association and start our work on professional level. ARPIS is now an active member of local community of NGO´s and we cooperate in many local events and actions with wide variety of partners from NGO's, private and public sector. We are providing professional and volunteer-based support for people in all age groups.
We have 3 main areas of our work:
- Formal and informal education and training provided directly into local community especially for disadvantaged individuals and their families.
- By implementing new modern tools and ways of learning make life-long learning more attractive and increase participation of adults in permanent learning.
- Providing adult literacy programmes, including learning activities focused on social participation and knowledge of information and communication technologies.
individual counselling and practical assistance in problem solving.
- Providing of personal assistance in order to solve different problems in the life.
If you are interested do not hesitate to contact us.