Cáritas Española (Caritas Spain) is the official confederation of the organizations charitable and social action of the Catholic Church in Spain, established by the Episcopal Conference. Caritas Spain develops within an important role in promoting social support and various social groups in precarious situations and / or social exclusion.
The commitment to these situations is supported by the free labor of more than 65,000 volunteers, representing 90 percent of the human resources of the institution in Spain.