Ministry of Equality and Inclusive Policies of the Generalitat Valenciana

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July 5, 2022

The Ministry of Equality and Inclusive Policies of the Generalitat Valenciana (formerly the Ministry of Social Welfare) is a ministry or department of the Council of the Generalitat Valenciana with competences in matters of social benefit policies, social services, dependency, people with disabilities, family , seniors, minors, adoptions, youth, women, equality, immigration and social volunteering. The minister or head of the Ministry of Equality and Inclusive Policies of the Generalitat Valenciana is Mónica Oltra Jarque.

Organic structure

The Ministry of Equality and Inclusive Policies of the Generalitat Valenciana is structured in the following higher bodies: Regional Secretariat for Social Services and Personal Autonomy Autonomous Secretariat of Inclusion and the Valencian Agency for Equality The basic organic structure of the Ministry of Equality and Inclusive Policies of the Generalitat Valenciana is: Regional Secretariat for Social Services and Personal Autonomy It assumes the functions attributed to it by article 68 of Law 5/1983, of 30 December, of the Council, in matters of social benefit policies, social services, direction and execution of social policy, coordination of promotion policies of personal autonomy and care for dependent people, people with disabilities, the elderly, minors and adoptions. Directorate General of Social Services and Dependent People It assumes the functions in the field of social services policy, training and quality of life, the proposal, programming and execution of general policies in the field of care for dependent people and the active participation of the elderly in the society. It also assumes the functions in the matter of the minor, derived from the current legislation in the matter of protection and criminal responsibility of minors. Directorate General of Functional Diversity It assumes the functions of proposal, programming and execution of the general policies in the matter of attention to the people with disabilities, promotion of the personal autonomy, as well as the coordination of own centers, social assistance to people with chronic mental illness and equipment of centers. Directorate General of Planning, Management, Evaluation and Quality It is responsible for promoting, collaborating in the processing and, if necessary, developing rules, plans and action projects in matters that affect the whole ministry, as well as coordinating the action of the bodies of the ministry when its action must be joint or must have effects beyond its specific area of ​​action, promote and execute actions in matters of corporate social responsibility, perform both the prevention, supervision and control of compliance with current regulations, as well as the promotion, standardization, monitoring and evaluation of quality in the provision of social services. It also assumes the functions related to infrastructures, elimination of architectural barriers, inspection in matters of social services, training and quality of life. Autonomous Secretariat of Inclusion and the Valencian Agency for Equality It assumes the functions attributed to it by article 68 of Law 5/1983, of 30 December, of the Council, in matters of social policy of families, social inclusion, youth, integration of migrants, social volunteering, equality, care and women’s programs, reconciliation, prevention of gender-based violence, and care for victims. He is the General Director of the Valencian Youth Institute. Generalitat Jove. Directorate General of Social Inclusion It assumes the functions in matters of social inclusion, integration of migrants and social volunteering. Directorate General of the Valencian Women's Institute and for Gender Equality Assume relative functions