ASECAL – Castilla y León
Mª Auxiliadora López Fonseca. Degree in Psychology. University of Salamanca. 1991.
Since 1993 she has developed in ASECAL different programs related to abused children for Social Services Management in Castilla y León:
– Educator in socialization homes (1993-2000). –
Psychologist in the “Program of Psychological Treatment for Abused Children” (2000-2022)
– Coordinator of ” PROGRAM ENLACE (Connection)” which involves the preparation for independent living (2007- to date)
Since 2008 she coordinates the Socio-educational, Non-occupational Experience Programs and Volunteering areas.
“Good practices for social networks of support and participation”
PROGRAMA ENLACE (Connection).
The objective of the program is to facilitate guidance by volunteers for the transition to independent living of young people who are within the protection system and lack personal and social support. The volunteer, in addition to the guidance and emotional support functions, serves as a model to develop skills, help in the decision-making process and aims to be a social network at the time of emancipation.