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Address: Servicios Generales C/Embajadores 162, 28045 Madrid, Spain
Telephone: +34 91 444 1000 Fax: +34 91 593 4882
Email: correo@caritas.es
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Caritas Spain is the official confederation of the social and charitable action organisations of the Catholic Church in Spain, it was established in 1947.

The Caritas network in Spain is made up of 70 diocesan offices and more than 6000 parish Caritas. Its staff consists of more than 4600 people, together with 83 000 volunteers at the national level.

Through programs for migrants and refugees, employment and social economy nationally, assistance for family and elderly – among many others – Caritas Española works for the defense of the rights of all people and their integral development.

Internationally Caritas Spain works with Caritas organisations on programs related to food security, water and sanitation, education and peace building.

Through its campaigns and publications, Caritas Española denounces situations of injustice and invites everyone to work toward a society that respects the dignity of all people.

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