Switching Gears and Trading Places

Thanks to an exclusive collaboration with Best Buddies International, Fundación MAPFRE has launched in the United States a job preparatory training program for students with intellectual disabilities. The project entitled “Pre-Employment Training Program” offers assistance and mentorship for students before they enter the job market.

Research carried out with the Johns Hopkins Center for Injury Research and Policy offers a complete vision of the risks that children ranging from ages 0 to 14 face in the United States.

The 2019 call for grants is now open. We make available to the research community 315,000 euros to encourage carrying out research projects in the areas of Health Promotion and Insurance and Social Welfare.

This joint program with Boston Children’s Hospital, a reference institution in the treatment and cure of injuries suffered by minors in accidents at home and on the road, trains families of Massachusetts, particularly underprivileged families, so that they can take preventive measures.