The entity

Es Refugi is a non-profit association that works to host and help meet basic needs for those who, due to different circumstances, are at risk of social exclusion or socially excluded.

The overall user profile of those who benefit from the activities of the altruistic association Es Refugi are people who have broken their family, work and social ties.

The entity collaborates with the Direcció General de Serveis Socials del Govern Balear, the Institut Mallorquí d’Afers Socials del Consell de Mallorca, with the Regiduría de Serveis Socials del Ayuntamiento de Palma de Mallorca, with Casa Familia and with the Servei d’Acolliment i Promoció Sociolaboral del Ayuntamiento de Palma de Mallorca. During the winter, the entity cooperates with the Unidad Móvil de Emergencia Social de la Cruz Roja, UMES, as well.

La entidad


* Facilitate centers where anyone can be received and treated in their most basic needs, at anytime of day or night, until the moment they can find a more appropriate response to their situation of social need.

* Help the needy in all its aspects.


* To humanize the lifes of the homeless and to be an instrument of social transformation through personal and community commitment.


* Customization, individualized work from the needs, demands and capabilities of the person..

* Respect for the individual, to its personality, to its life history, to its rhythms and its personal process.